A Pain in the Neck

1 July 2008

Dr Tony Ryan from Galliers Hospital and Declan Coburn, a physiotherapist from Rivervale Physiotherapy Clinic join us in the studio to discuss issues associated with back and neck pain, including;

  • Migraine in adults and children
  • Torticollis
  • Relieving the carcinogenic headache
  • Sinus and cluster headache
  • Acute and chronic spinal pain
Declan Coburn also takes us through a demonstration of various pain relief techniques including loosening facet joints, acupuncture points, local anesthetic and stretches.

Professor John Murtagh spoke to Dr Olga Ward and shared his experience and knowledge in the area of chronic back pain including both the management of the pain and the management of the patient.

This broadcast has been allocated two CPD points by The RACGP and one CPD point by ACRRM. CPD points are not guaranteed and are subject to review by both agencies.