Questions about special pain therapy procedures Here are questions and answers about various special procedures for pain management. In the menu on the left, you can select the topic. general overview Can relaxation and meditation exercises relieve pain? What is a pain pump? What kind of procedure is transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation? Is Acupuncture Effective in Chronic Pain? When is it possible to administer analgesics directly to the spinal cord? Which relaxation exercises are commonly used in pain therapy? How is the painkiller administered directly to the spinal cord? How do you get a pain pump? In which forms of pain is the so-called TENS considered? How many acupuncture sessions are necessary to treat pain? Can hypnosis relieve pain? Is it also possible to administer analgesics directly to the spinal cord area? How to carry a pain pump? Is treatment with TENS painful? Is the acupuncture for pain treatment reimbursed by the health insurance companies? Which methods are part of Traditional Chinese Medicine? Are there breathing techniques for pain? How do you learn how to handle a pain pump? When should a TENS not be used for pain treatment? How does the abdominal breathing work against pain? Can you also carry out a pain therapy with TENS at home? How does alternating breathing work against pain? What cognitive methods are there to control pain?