How to Manage: Chronic pain

A one-day course dealing with the diagnosis, assessment, multidisciplinary management and referral pathways for children and young people who have chronic pain.

Date: -
Time: -
Location

RCPCH
5-11 Theobalds Road
London
WC1X 8SH
United Kingdom

Spaces available

Fees

  • RCPCH members - Consultants - £190
  • RCPCH members - Trainees - £150
  • SAS doctors, AHPs & Nurses - £150
  • Non-RCPCH members - £250

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course, delegates will be able to:

  • Identify current concepts of pain physiology in acute and chronic pain 
  • Explain underlying mechanisms in clinical presentations of pain
  • Utilise the chronic pain management pathway in children and pain education techniques 
  • Assess pain intensity and pain-associated disability 
  • Explain multimodal management principles in nociceptive, neuropathic and functional pain disorders
  • Prescribe and implement rational and evidence-based pain management strategies
  • Identify referral pathways and avoid pitfalls in the management of problematic pain.

Pre-course learning

Delegates will be required to complete two eLearning modules prior to attending the course:

Who is this course for?

Paediatric trainees, Pain medicine trainees, SAS doctors, Paediatric consultants, Nurses and Allied Health Professionals

Gives an insight into the gold standard chronic pain management service and useful tips on managing challenging consultations and patients.

Delegate from previous course