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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)
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
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.