Transcript – Programme 58: The Pain Toolkit

For a PDF of this transcript please click here. Date of release: 05/06/2014. Learning to live with it: a toolkit for self-management. ‘You have to learn to live with it.’ Pete Moore’s GP told him after running out of treatment options for chronic pain. From his own experiences of lear
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Transcript – Programme 9: Relieving pain: TENS and acupuncture

For a PDF of this transcript please click here. Date of release: 18th January 2011 How acupuncture and TENS can help relieve pain, plus, a new web service aiming to educate health professionals about pain. We take a look at the role of the pain specialist nurse in the community, eaves
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Transcript – Programme 66: Not A Burden

For a PDF of this transcript please click here. The challenges facing young people in caring roles and ways to support them. Friends don’t always understand, they don’t get out much and they’re faced with daunting responsibilities, but they wouldn’t change a thing about their families
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Transcript – Programme 63: Interventional pain management

For a PDF of this transcript please click here. From nerve-blocks to spinal cord stimulators: how interventional approaches can help. Physiotherapy, exercise, medications and clinical psychology all play an important role in pain management, but what happens if these treatments don’t
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Transcript – Programme 64: Patients, Pills and Policies

For a PDF of this transcript please click here Making pain patients’ voices heard across Europe and changing the prescribing culture. Almost 100 million EU citizens have chronic pain, but there is still much progress to be made in improving diagnosis and treatment. Pain Concern’s Rowe
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Transcript – Programme 65: Hypnosis and unexplained pain

For a PDF of this transcript please click here. Bringing mind and body together to reduce pain with self-hypnosis. In this edition of Airing Pain we hear how healthcare professionals can use hypnotic techniques to help people in pain. This is not the hypnosis of stage performances, bu
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Transcript – Programme 67: Biopsychosocial and spiritual?

For a PDF of this transcript please click here. The place of faith in pain relief, plus physiotherapy meets mental health, and educating doctors. It’s well established that pain needs to be understood and treated as a biopsychosocial problem, but what about the spiritual side of life?
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Transcript – Programme 61: Deciding together

How shared decision making works in practice, plus, making IT work for people in pain and healthcare professionals.
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