Focus On Chronic Pain

4.50 Formal Learning Hours
  • Explanatory notes
  • 1 x DVD on the topic: “Focus on Chronic Pain” 
    The 60-minute DVD features Howard Vernon, D.C., Rand Swenson, D.C., M.D., Ph.D., discussing “Understanding chronic pain”. Other presenters are Nelson Hendler, M.D.,M.S., Psychiatric Consultant, Department of Neurosurgery, John Hopkins Hospital, addressing the issue of ”Commonly overlooked diagnosis in chronic pain patients”, Stephen Burns, D.C., FCCS ( C ), Director, Saskatoon Back School, discussing “Practitioner-based approaches to the treatment of chronic pain” and Andrew Fischer, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Clinical Professor, Rehabilitative Medicine, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, presenting “Quantitative diagnosis of myofascial trigger points”.
  • Educational papers
  • 1 x Question sheet

Topics covered include:

  • Pain-related fear and its consequences in chronic musculoskeletal pain
  • Predicting central sensitisation in the whiplash patient
  • Spinal Pain Syndromes: Nociceptive, Neuropathic and Psychologic Mechanisms
$175.00