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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
Good
Ben Williams
22.08.2017.
a really good and helpful overview and summary
Rebecca Darvill
21.08.2017.
Covered a lot of useful information
Barbara King
21.08.2017.
it is a useful and concise module
Rubina Shahmalak
21.08.2017.
helpful review of approach to chronic pain management
Rebekka Stiasny
21.08.2017.