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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)
Professor Mike Bennett, consultant in palliative medicine, and Dr Chris Kane, specialty registrar, answer questions from Dr Melanie Wynne-Jones on the WHO analgesic ladder, adjuvant medication and self-help strategies
This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the diagnosis and management of stroke and TIA.
Dr Tang Ngee Shim and Dr Andrew Ilchyshyn, consultant dermatologists, on corticosteroids, the impact of biologics on infections in primary care, and occupational risks for psoriasis patients
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.