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Key questions on complex regional pain syndrome (1.5 CPD hours)

Orthopaedic surgeon Mr Jeremy Field answers questions from GP Dr Mandy Fry on the prognosis for CRPS sufferers, the role of local treatments, and when to start an anticonvulsant



This module will update your knowledge on complex regional pain syndrome, including issues such as:

  • The prognosis for a patient with CRPS
  • The role of local treatments such as selective nerve blocks or lidocaine patches
  • When to prescribe the patient an anticonvulsant or antidepressant 
  • Considering bone protection against osteopenia 

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