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Other Pain relief modules
Guideline debrief: neuropathic pain (1.5 CPD hours)
Self-management in persistent pain (1 CPD hour)
Key questions on palliative care (1.5 CPD hours)
Dr Anne Connolly advises on the pathophysiology of PCOS, managing short term effects and advising women with fertility concerns
Dr Jessica Garner, clinical fellow in obstetrics and gynaecology and Miss Maryam Parisaei, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, on investigating rash in pregnant women, managing chicken pox in pregnancy and travel advice for zika virus.
Dr John Dean, consultant cardiologist, on identifying patients with AF, personalised care and manging patients who are persistently unwell despite treatment
Key questions on analgesia in palliation
This module discusses the latest in managing pain in palliative care patients, including:
- Getting 'value' from the WHO analgesic ladder
- Self-help strategies and psychological interventions
- Initiating and adjusting opiate prescribing
- Non-cancer palliative care prescribing
Professor Michael Bennett is a professor of palliative medicine at St Gemma’s Hospice, Leeds.
Dr Melanie Wynne-Jones is a GP in Stockport, Greater Manchester