30th November 2018, Volume 131 Number 1486

Nicola Swain, Louise Parr-Brownlie, Bronwyn Lennox Thompson, Ben Darlow, Ram Mani, David Baxter

Pain is a big problem in New Zealand. It is going to get worse as the populations ages. Pain is the number one reason people will visit their GP. Many…

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Nicola Swain, Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin;
Louise C Parr-Brownlie, Department of Anatomy, University of Otago, Dunedin;
Bronwyn Lennox Thompson, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery & Musculoskeletal Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch; Ben Darlow, Department of Primary Healthcare and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington; Ramakrishnan Mani, School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago, Dunedin; David Baxter, Centre for Health, Activity and Rehabilitation/Ageing Well, University of Otago, Dunedin.


Dr Nicola Swain, Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin.

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