Watch this Video on Pain Management for Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS)
Watch this MUST-SEE video presentation from the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital discussing chronic pain management for Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. This recent “online Q & A” event was held Tuesday, 8/20/13. Their primary focus is pediatrics, but the information will be helpful to all patients.
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center offers this live, online Q&A for families whose children are living with the chronic pain experienced with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS). During this event, our co-hosts, Ken Goldschneider, MD, and Derek Neilson, MD, will discuss a holistic approach to managing pain for children and teens suffering from EDS and answer questions from you and other families online, in real-time. For the many who have been diagnosed, misdiagnosed and are living with EDS, this is an opportunity to learn effective solutions for reducing pain and improving quality and enjoyment of life.
Cincinnati Children’s, one of the nation’s top three pediatric hospitals as ranked by U.S. News & World Report, is home to one of the most comprehensive pediatric pain management programs in the country. Our multidisciplinary team has specialized training and experience in caring for pediatric patients with acute and chronic pain. In our outpatient pain management clinic and inpatient pain management program, patients learn more about their condition, develop coping and pain management skills, and minimize side-effects of medications. The Connective Tissue Clinic, treating Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, cares for more than 800 patients per year, making us one of the largest connective tissue clinics in the nation.
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