Guideline summaries

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NICE headache guideline


This easy-to-read summary of NICE's guideline explores the diagnosis and management of tension, migraine, cluster, and medication overuse headaches.

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SIGN chronic pain guideline


This easy-to-read summary of SIGN's guideline describes pharmacological, psychological, and alternative approaches to the management of chronic pain.

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Pain management in dementia guideline

2014-06-01T00:00:00+01:00By Working Party—Rasmussen Foskett Mason Pace Passmore and Serpell

This guideline was developed by a multidisciplinary expert panel: Rasmussen J et al with the support of a grant from Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

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NICE neuropathic pain guideline


A summary of NICE advice on the pharmacological management of neuropathic pain—including specialist-only drugs and treatment of trigeminal neuralgia.

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BPS/BGS management of pain in older people guideline

2013-10-01T00:00:00+01:00By British Pain Society and British Geriatrics Society

A brief guideline summary on managing pain in older people, with a treatment algorithm that includes pharmacological and psychological approaches.