Workforce, training and education
Yorkshire and Humber

Chronic Pain.

Category Medical
Location Regional
Intended Audience SAS Doctors
Prerequisites SAS Doctors

Definition of chronic pain and its nature. Central and peripheral sensitisation; bio-psycho-social model; multidisciplinary approach. The incidence and impact of chronic pain, both within the UK and world-wide. Current available guidelines and information resources. Risk factors, early recognition and prevention of the condition.


Learning Outcomes

To gain an understanding of the whole situation of patients with chronic pain as well as the importance of the psycho-social impact. How to manage with different models, care pathways and evidence-based approaches to treatment including self-management, exercise therapy and rehabilitation.


Dr Mie Mie Kyaing