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Other Pain relief modules
Guideline debrief: neuropathic pain (1.5 CPD hours)
Key questions on analgesia in palliation (1 CPD hour)
Self-management in persistent pain (1 CPD hour)
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 complex regional pain syndrome
This module will update your knowledge on the issues regarding complex regional pain syndrome, such as:
- How commonly it follows such conditions as myocardial infarction
- If there is any role for local treatments, such as selective nerve blocks or lidocaine patches
- Whether mental health issues contribute to the development of CRPS
- The role of complementary therapies in treatment
Mr Jeremy Field is a consultant orthopaedic and hand surgeon at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. He has a special interest in complex regional pain syndrome and has a master of surgery thesis on the condition.