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Pain Management Today is published once a year. It is published in print in a dedicated section within Medicine Today and online at painmanagementtoday.com.au. The full text of all peer reviewed articles published in Pain Management Today since January 2014 is available on this website. For more information on the editorial content of Pain Management Today, read our About Pain Management Today section.
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Access to all full text articles
On registration to the Medicine Today website, healthcare professionals who have an Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) number, medical students and paid subscribers to the online and/or print editions of Medicine Today have immediate access to all content on the Pain Management Today website, as well as that of the sister publications Cardiology Today, Endocrinology Today and Respiratory Medicine Today. Pain Management Today provides topic-specific, peer reviewed clinical information to assist GPs and interested specialists in their day-to-day practice.
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How to access content
Accessing full text articles
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Links to Recent Articles on similar subject areas, Patient Handouts and Supplements are found on the abstract pages of each article. If an article has been updated and published at a later date in a Medicine Today Supplement you will be directed to the revised article.
There are various ways you can browse the content on this website, including:
- Past Issues: browse our content by year and month of publication.
- Topics: browse articles by broad topic areas.
- Clinical Flowcharts: find articles that include flowcharts to help guide the diagnosis, investigation and management of various conditions.
- Regular Series: browse articles by regular series type, including Perspectives, Case Studies, Acute Pain Presentations, Pain Assessment and GP Emergency Management.
Search for an article by clicking the magnifying glass icon found at the top right of each page. You can then perform a Simple search, by title words, keywords and/or author names, or a more specific search (for example by phrases, date of publication, author name, type of article, etc), using the Advanced search tab.
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