Coronavirus COVID-19

Coronavirus COVID-19

We are currently going through a national emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It is important that you follow the HSE guidelines as best you can. However, many people will continue to face the same problems with chronic pain as they did before. This is why we want...
Time to take chronic pain seriously

Time to take chronic pain seriously

Prof. Dr Oleg Ilyinski marks the 100th birthday year of Dr John J Bonica, the founder of pain medicine, by examining the evolution of understanding about chronic pain.  Chronic pain, in particular spinal pain, is effecting enormous amounts of people worldwide....
Controlling mild-to-moderate chronic pain

Controlling mild-to-moderate chronic pain

Dr. Wajid Mahmood Khan, Pain Fellow, St Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin, and Dr Basabjit Das, Consultant in Pain Medicine, St James’s Hospital, Dublin, address the pharmacological management of mild-to-moderate chronic pain Chronic pain has been recognised as...