Rehabilitation medicine as an integral part of pain medicine

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Yaşarer Ö., Baykan Çopuroğlu Ö.

Anaesthesia, Pain and Intensive Care, vol.26, no.6, pp.739-742, 2022 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.35975/apic.v26i6.2080
  • Journal Name: Anaesthesia, Pain and Intensive Care
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, EMBASE, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Page Numbers: pp.739-742
  • Keywords: Nociceptive Modulation, Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation, Pain Medicine, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation
  • Kayseri University Affiliated: No


Pain management is rapidly expanding field of medicine, and it now boasts to have overlapped almost every other medical specialty. A good pain specialist needs to understand the pathogenesis of every single pain condition, which he or she might come across. Only then he might be able to address the route-cause and thus offer comfort to his patients. Apart from medicine and surgery, a pain specialist must have fair knowledge about radio-diagnostics, rehabilitation and physiotherapy, human psychology and psychiatry as well as complimentary medicine. To draw the attention of our emerging pain specialists. the current topic was offered to the renowned Turkish author Özge BAYKAN ÇOPUROĞLU, which she happily accepted. The editorial board acknowledges her contribution with thanks and gratitude.