Non-pharmacological management of pain

  • Michael Serpell


Interventional pain procedures have their own place in the treatment algorithm of resistant chronic pains. The advantages of these techniques are that they are usually a one-off treatment over a period of months and do not require maintenance therapy and, if effective, patient compliance is good.


Nerve Block Trigeminal Neuralgia Trigger Point Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Spinal Cord Stimulation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Serpell
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  1. 1.University Department of AnaesthesiaGartnavel General HospitalGlasgowScotland

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