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VA Pain Management’s Researcher and Clinician page !

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) has been a leader in the observational, clinical trials, and implementation research for chronic pain. Research has focused on improving the assessment of chronic pain, mechanisms associated with the development and exacerbation of pain, and strategies for effective management of chronic pain. The resources below are designed to provide tools and information to aid clinicians and researchers better treat and study chronic pain.

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Tools for Assessment and Recruitment Featured VA Research Funding and Grant Resources  Important Links and Foundational Research 

Literature Alerts for VA Staff

The VA Library Network will provide VA staff an index of recent articles related to opioids and many other areas of interest right to your work mailbox. If you are interested in subscribing to this alert click here.

If you have questions or suggestions for pain-related resources to share, please send an email to VHA Pain Management Webmaster Group. Please do not submit any personal healthcare information. Questions about personal care should be directed to the local VA facility.

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