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Chronic pain after surgery

July 11 , 2019
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[message_box color="white"]Download a pdf version of this leaflet here.[/message_box] Chronic pain after surgery What is chronic post-surgical pain? How common is it? How is it treated? Professor Julie Bruce & Professor Stephan Schug explain What is chronic post-surgical pain? Let’s start with some definitions – acute postoperative pain is the pain experienced ...

Airing Pain 110: Living with Cancer Pain

February 05 , 2019
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Living with a diagnosis, what palliative care entails, and non-pharmacological treatments This edition is funded by the Agnes Hunter Trust. According to Cancer Research UK, 50% of all people in England and Wales diagnosed with cancer survive their disease for ten years or more. This edition of Airing Pain ...

Airing Pain 101: Persistent Post-Operative Pain in Cancer Survivors

April 03 , 2018
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How cancer survivors can experience post-operative pain, and confronting the national issue of post-cancer treatment This edition is funded by The Agnes Hunter Trust. An ever-increasing cancer survivor rate means chronic pain associated with the condition and its treatment is growing. In the UK alone, cancer survivor rates have ...

Transcript – Programme 84: Cancer pain

August 29 , 2016
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How cancer survivors can manage long term pain and creating a home from home at the hospital. To listen to this programme, please click here. Prefer a PDF?Download More people than ever before survive cancer, but the disease and treatment can have long-lasting effects on health, including chronic pain. In ...

Airing Pain 84: Cancer pain

July 11 , 2016
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How cancer survivors can manage long term pain and creating a home from home at the hospital This edition is funded by the Agnes Hunter Trust. More people than ever before survive cancer, but the disease and treatment can have long-lasting effects on health, including chronic pain. In this ...

Chronic pain after breast cancer surgery

June 28 , 2016
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[message_box color="white"]Download a PDF version of this leaflet here[/message_box] Chronic pain after breast cancer surgery By Professor Julie Bruce Breast cancer is the most common cancer affecting women, and surgery – either to the breast and/or the underarm area – is the main treatment. There are two main types of ...