Posts Tagged ‘challenges’

Stress, Illness and Challenges

Thursday, December 11th, 2014
The medical profession has been aware that psychosocial issues can lead to physical symptoms at least since the days of Hippocrates about 2500 years ago.  Yet diagnosis and treatment for the pain and other symptoms lag far behind nearly every other form of illness.  In thinking about this I began to recognize several challenges to improving the quality of care for this condition.