News

  • Autumn 2018 – newsletter out now

    12 October 2018

    Key papers by leading experts, great tips for clinicians on the front line and much more

  • Summer 2018 newsletter now published

    9 July 2018

    Our latest newsletter is now available to download.

  • Use of opioids in persistent pain – the evidence

    13 June 2018

    The media attention on opioids shows little sign of abating. However, health care professionals understand there is a place for some prescribing of strong opioids. So if you are considering prescribing them for someone, what are should you consider?

  • Statement on Opioid prescribing

    30 May 2018

    The number of people attending hospital with poisoning from opioids almost doubled to 11,000 between 2005-06 and 2015-16. So a recent statement from the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) on the use of opioids is both welcome and timely…