Understanding Veterans’ and importance of early intervention in pain management

12 Oct 2017

Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) Provider News has published two articles that will be of interest to GPs on the topics of understanding today’s veterans and the importance of early intervention in pain management.

In an article on understanding today’s veterans, DVA Provider News has highlighted the demographics of Australia’s veteran community and how this continues to change. Clients walking into your practice today can be young or elderly, male or female, and may or may not have been deployed to a theatre of war. For further information, read the full article here.

Another relevant article for GPs concerns the importance of early intervention in pain management for veterans. DVA Provider News is promoting the importance of early intervention in managing DVA clients’ pain from injuries or diseases. This is to ensure the best outcomes and recovery prospects. The full article is available here.