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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)
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
Self-management in persistent pain
This module will guide you through what you can do to help patients self-manage pain, offering advice on:
- Metaphors to explain persistent pain concepts
- The difference between persistent and prolonged acute pain
- When is the best time to prescribe opiates
- How neuropathic pain may require special attention
This session was recorded at Pulse Live London 2015.
Dr Tim Williams is a GP principal and community pain specialist in Sheffield.