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Pain Research and Management
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 5960987, 19 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/5960987
Review Article

Systematic Review of Multidisciplinary Chronic Pain Treatment Facilities

1Department of Psychology, York University, Toronto, ON, Canada M3J 1P3
2Canadian Pain Coalition, Oshawa, ON, Canada L1J 8P7

Received 4 December 2015; Accepted 29 December 2015

Copyright © 2016 Samantha R. Fashler et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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