Published Articles

5 tips for back pain care that will improve patient outcomes

These key areas of care will avoid unnecessary interventions and get your patients back in the game.
07 December 2018

This patient catastrophises his pain - how can you help him?

Pain medications haven't helped 86-year-old George get back to doing the activities he loves.
16 November 2018

Complex regional pain syndrome

Early detection and referral are essential to prevent complex regional pain syndrome, one of the most challenging medical presentations.
09 July 2018

A mysterious constant pain

A mysterious constant pain proves a challenge for both patient and practitioner alike.
01 August 2017

Case Report: An arm that won't straighten

A painter’s elbow is becoming increasingly painful and difficult to bend.
25 July 2017

Case Report: Getting to grips with groin pain

A young amateur sportsman is frustrated by ongoing discomfort.
07 March 2017

The patient with worsening migraines

Migraine affects around 12% of Australians and is most common in women in their 30s.
24 January 2017

Case Report: Shoulder pain out of the blue

A patient presents with a sudden-onset sharp and burning pain down the side of her upper arm.
15 November 2016

Diagnosing a crushing back pain

A fall from a truck results in lingering backache.
01 November 2016

Two new painkillers

Two ingenious drugs have been added to the opioid armamentarium.
22 September 2016