Pain

Do low-speed crashes cause whiplash?

Whiplash injuries are a common occurrence after rear-end collisions between two vehicles. As the front car is struck, the sudden change in speed as a result of the impact of the crash causes the torsos…
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Dr Jenner speaking at Medico-Legal Society meeting in May

Dr Chris Jenner is delighted to have been invited to speak to the Medico Legal Society on 13th May 2021. His talk will focus on the medicolegal complications of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS).…
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New pain clinic dates released for Leeds and Birmingham

As well as their regular weekly pain clinics, our pain experts will be available for consultation in Leeds and Birmingham in July. Birmingham - Dr Ivan Ramos-Galvez is holding a clinic on 5th July. Leeds…
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The Biopsychosocial Model in Pain Cases

The definition of pain, as ‘an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with, or resembling that associated with, actual or potential tissue damage’ (1) recognises that the phenomenon is more than just a physical event.…
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Vulnerability and Resilience in Chronic Pain

Pain is the body’s warning system: it tells us that we have sustained an injury and need to heal. In most people, pain is a transient phenomenon, lasting only until the healing process is complete.…
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Medicolegal Cases in the Digital Age

Until recently, evidence in medicolegal cases was collected from physical sources, such as patients’ medical histories, witness statements and expert witnesses. Technological advances mean that other sources of evidence, including social media, CCTV monitoring and…
Categories : Articles, Medicolegal reports, Pain, Plastic Surgery, Spinal surgery, Trauma and orthopaedics
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Face-to-face consultations available

Most of our experts are now available for face-to-face consultations at their usual clinics, as well as still offering video consultations. They will be following Covid-19 guidelines for face-to-face consultations. Please get in touch if…
Categories : Clinics, Intensive care, Neuroradiology, News, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Pain, Plastic Surgery, Spinal surgery, Trauma and orthopaedics, Updates
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Defending a medical negligence claim – complimentary webinar – 15 December at 2.30pm

Dr Chris Jenner, Consultant in Pain Medicine and expert witness provides defence and claimant medicolegal reports – in this complimentary interactive webinar he will discuss the key elements of a good defence report. Dr Jenner…
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The Medicolegal Challenges of Causation in Back and Spinal Pain

Not only is back pain the commonest reason for a GP consultation, it has a significant socioeconomic impact too. It has been estimated that between 60% and 80% of UK inhabitants will suffer from the…
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Birmingham clinic - 18 January 2021

Dr Ivan Ramos-Galvez, Consultant in Pain Medicine, will be holding a pain clinic in Birmingham on 18 January 2021. If you have clients who would benefit from an appointment with Dr Ramos-Galvez, please get in…
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