SIG Meetings at 2017 ASM

British Pain Society Special Interest Groups (SIGs)

 

Parallel Sessions

The following SIGs will be holding parallel sessions within the scientific programme:

Wednesday 3rd May 

Acute Pain SIG Session A3 Managing post-operative pain in selected patient groups
Interventional Pain Medicine SIG Session A5 Radionfrequency - how it works and does it work?

Thursday 4th May

Medicolegal SIG Session B1 Medicolegal report writing masterclass, pitfalls in writing pain reports practice and critical issues in medicolegal pain including an update on the law on consent
Primary & Community Care SIG Session B5 Self-management: sharing good practice 

Pain Management Programmes SIG
&
Medicolegal SIG

Session C1 Are medicolegal proceedings a significant barrier to pain management rehabilitation? 
Pain Education SIG
&
Acute Pain SIG
Session C2 Patient and professional education to improve pain after surgery
Headache SIG
&
Interventional Pain Medicine SIG
Session C3 Headaches and Interventions 
Pain in Children SIG
&
Neuropathic Pain SIG
Session C5 Transition from paediatric to adult care for patients with chronic pain - chances and challenges

Friday 5th May

Neuropathic Pain SIG Session D2 Opioids for the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain? A safe treatment option? 
Acute Pain SIG
&
Pain Management Programmes SIG
Session D3 Understanding and managing pain in people who present frequently to hospital with exacerbations of persistent pain
Pain in Developing Countires SIG &
Pain Education SIG
Session D6

Pain management education locally and globally with a focus on sustainability  

 

SIG Business Meetings

The following SIGs will be holding business meetings during the ASM in Birmingham.

Wednesday 3rd May 17:00 - 18:00

Acute Pain SIG
Headache SIG
Pain Education SIG
Neuropathic Pain SIG
Information & Communication Technology SIG
Medicolegal SIG

 

Thursday 4th May 08:15 - 09:15

Pain Management Programmes SIG
Pain in Children SIG
Primary & Community Care SIG
Interventional Pain Medicine SIG
Pain in Older People SIG