Pain is a disagreeable sensory and emotional experience related with actual or potential tissue damage in a human body. The nerve in the effected region sends a signal to the brain for interpretation as a Pain. The purpose of the pain signal is to allow the body to react and prevent further tissue damage. Pain can be a short duration pain, a long duration pain, reoccurring pain, a pain in a particular region of the body or spread across the body. Pain is not just a physical sensation. It is influenced by beliefs attitudes, social factors and personality, and social factors, and can involve emotional and mental comfort.
There are three main types of pain: chronic, acute, and cancer pain.
The pain generally is caused due to tissue damage and is an act of the body's defense mechanism. The pain warns the brain to take an action so as to prevent further tissue damage.
The main aim of pain treatment is to cure person so that the person gets relief from the pain feeling and thus can resume their work properly thereby making them to work properly, get better function, attends office or school or participate in their day-to-day activities. There are many methods for the treatment of pain and all of these methods are effective and controlling the pain to the best possible extend. The main thing which every person should know is that the pain is treatable.
The pain treatment begins by diagonising the pain. The doctor examines the patient description of pain, the area where the pain is occurring, how is it occurring like priking needles like,stabbing like etc., the pain pattern, other difficulties associated with it like feeling to cry, sleeplessness etc. Based on the patient description the doctor may also gather information like daily activity of the patient, sleeping habits, etc. and make an diagnosis of the pain. There are many ways for the treatment of pain. First of all the doctor must know about the type of pain and the next step is the condition of the patient. Then the doctor recommends the important tests and checkups for the treatment. After these checkups the doctor decides the treatment for the person. There are many different types of pain so their treatment are also different in some cases the pain is cure by oral medicines on the other hand some pain can need surgery. The treatment for the pain includes:
Anybody who is under the feeling of pain in any part of their body is eligible for the treatment. Pain can occur due to stressful life, sleeping habits, bad posture, strains, injury, trauma, disease, post-operative reaction etc. In all these condition if the pain is unbearable it is generally advised to consult the doctor and such patients are thus eligible for the pain treatment.
The people who are healthy and are not feeling any discomfort like pain or if the pain is not persistent are not eligible for the treatment of the pain. Moreover people who are allergic to some medicines and have some problems like high blood pressure, are on blood thinners may require further investigation before undertaking this treatment and thus solely are not eligible for the treatment.
The sides effects of the pain treatment are related to the type of a treatment a person have taken. Some of the side effects are as follows:
Some of the post-treatment guidelines are as follows:
The recovery time varies from the patient condition to condition and the treatment mode opted. The acute pain may get relieved through oral medication in few days to few weeks. In case of chronic pain and surgery the recovery time may vary from two month to six months. But the recovery of the patient is totally depending upon the type of pain and its treatment.
The price of the treatment in India starts from INR 500 to INR 10 lakhs. It also depends upon the type of pain treatment under taken and the place where it is undertaken.
The result of the treatment is dependent upon the type of pain the patient is feeling and the treatment the patient is undergoing. Some pain can be cured permanently and some cannot be because some pain are reoccurring in nature and can be caused due to some injury or strain like the case of lumbar pain and some pain like cancer pain can occur anytime.
There are many alternatives available for the pain treatment. Some of them are as follows: