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Anti-Depressants in the Treatment of Chronic Pain

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Anti-depressants are one of the most commonly prescribed classes of medication in the world. They are primarily used to treat depression, but can be used to treat other psychiatric disorders and although they are...

Anti-Seizure Medication in the Treatment of Chronic Pain

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Also known as anti-convulsants or anti-epileptics, anti-seizure medications are not only used for patients prone to seizures; they are also capable of treating chronic pain conditions caused by diabetic neuropathy and fibromyalgia. This method of treatment works...

How CRPS Effects the Claimants Life

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As experts in pain management, Dr Chris Jenner and Dr Ivan Ramos-Galvez encounter chronic pain on a regular basis involving a range of complexity and severity. Neuropathic Pain conditions, such as Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome,...

What is Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)?

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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is a chronic condition that causes severe and hard to relieve pain. It commonly affects one of the limbs – arms, legs, hands or feet, but sometimes whole limbs can...

Opioids in the Treatment of Chronic Pain

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  Opioid therapy is the mainstay approach when treating chronic pain cases as it’s effective in relieving many types of pain. For millennia, opioids have been regarded the most effective medication for pain management...

PMPS – Pain Beyond Cancer

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Ian Paterson, “Disgraced breast surgeon”, had his sentence increased from 15 to 20 years last month in order for the punishment to more squarely fit the crime. The below quote from Linda Milliband of...

Why Do You Need a Pain Expert?

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By Dr Christopher Jenner MB BS FRCA FFPMRCA Pain Expert at Medicolegal Associates Ltd   What is a Pain Expert?  A pain medicine specialist or pain expert is a doctor with specialised training and...