6 July 2010

In this broadcast Dr Olga Ward will be joined by Rheumatologist Dr Andrew Taylor for a discussion on various Rheumatology matters including; joint stiffness and swelling, joint injections, viral arthritides and osteoporosis prevention for rheumatoid patients.

Pain specialist Dr Stephanie Davies will discuss chronic low back pain and provide information about upcoming regional pain workshops.

Professor Stephan Schug will discuss the recently released information pack "Managing chronic non-malignant pain with opioids: a resource kit for GPs" and provide advice on how and when opoid drugs should be used.

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.