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Key questions on chronic pain

Module summary

Dr Rosalind Adam answers questions on prescribing, initiating opiates, and complementary therapies

Learning objectives

This module will update you on key areas of chronic pain management, including:

  • Common prescribing problems
  • Managing tachyphylaxis
  • Drugs for neuropathic pain
  • The role of complementary therapies
Author

Dr Rosalind Adam is a GPSI in pain management in Aberdeen

Questions from Dr Melanie Wynne-Jones, a GP in Cheshire

Date module published
30/01/2017
Module due for review
30/01/2019
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
comprehensive overview
Shiu Ping Chan
23.05.2017.
Very useful
Hemal Shah
23.05.2017.
Was grear
Ashifah Sardar
23.05.2017.
This module gives more broad understanding about chronic pain and its management
Qamar Ali
23.05.2017.
Very informative in terms of pain medication
Carla Dela Cruz
23.05.2017.