This guide has been designed for medical specialists interested in Pain medicine to locate relevant resources on this topic, including those available through the ANZCA library.
Machado-Alba JE, Serna-Echeverri LS, Valladales-Restrepo LF, Machado-Duque ME, Gaviria-Mendoza A. Use of tramadol or other analgesics in patients treated in the emergency department as a risk factor for opioid use. Pain Research Management. 2020 Nov 20;2020:8847777. doi: 10.1155/2020/8847777.
Torrance N, Veluchamy A, Zhou Y, et al. Trends in gabapentinoid prescribing, co-prescribing of opioids and benzodiazepines, and associated deaths in Scotland. British Journal of Anaesthesia. 2020;125(2):159-167. doi:10.1016/j.bja.2020.05.017
Hardman MI, Hagedorn JM. Perioperative spinal cord stimulation management: a clinical scenario of device loss and recommendations for anesthesiologists. Pain Medicine (Malden, Mass). 2020;2020 Feb 10.
ANZCA Educators Program
The ANZCA Educators Program is designed to equip clinicians involved in ANZCA and FPM training with the skills and knowledge to facilitate learning in their daily role.
FPM Better Pain Management program
The FPM Better Pain Management program consists of twelve online education modules that have been designed for specialist and general medical practitioners, medical students, nurses and allied health practitioners engaged in the care of patients with persistent pain.
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