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Pain Management Programs for Pediatric Patients with Chronic Pain Conditions: Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness

Last updated: July 16, 2020
Project Number: RB1507-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of outpatient or inpatient pain programs for children with chronic non-cancer pain?
  2. What is the cost effectiveness of outpatient or inpatient pain programs for children with chronic non-cancer pain?

Key Message

One randomized controlled trial was identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of outpatient or inpatient pain programs for children with chronic non-cancer pain. No relevant economic evaluations were identified regarding the cost effectiveness of outpatient or inpatient pain programs for children with chronic non-cancer pain.