Guideline summaries

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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.

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RCP/BGS/BPS assessment of pain in older people guideline

2008-02-01T00:00:00+00:00By Royal College of Physicians British Geriatrics Society and British Pain Society

A summary of advice about assessing pain in older people. Includes seven key points and a useful algorithm to help with clinical practice.

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