Chronic Pain

About


The 2017 Canadian Guideline for Opioids for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain, developed by the Michael G. DeGroote National Pain Centre at McMaster University, will assist health care providers in making practice decisions about the safe and effective use of opioids for chronic non-cancer pain management.

Resources


Best Advice Guide: Chronic Care Management in a Patient’s Medical Home

Category : Patient / Practitioner / Chronic Pain
CFPC’s Best Advice Guide: Chronic Care Management in a Patient’s Medical Home provides actionable advice to family physicians about chronic care management in family practice settings.

Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

Category : Practitioner / Chronic Pain

Graduate Certificate in Chronic Pain Management (online learning)

Category : Practitioner / Chronic Pain
Additional skills in pain management for any health professional

Links to multiple resources for a variety of pain discorders (CFPC Chronic Pain Program Committee)

Category : Practitioner / Chronic Pain
Links to multiple resources for a variety of pain disorders

Pain Assessment

Category : Practitioner / Chronic Pain

Stubborn heel pain

Category : Practitioner / Chronic Pain
Treatment of plantar fasciitis using high-load strength training

Documents


Aberrant Behaviour Tracker

Category : Practitioner / Chronic Pain

Medical Marijuana Position Statement

Category : Practitioner / Chronic Pain

Opioids and Osteoarthritis: Weighing Benefits and Risks

Category : Practitioner / Chronic Pain

Tools


Assessment Tools

Category : Practitioner / Chronic Pain
Tools for measuring / assessing pain in varying patients

Tools for Practice

Category : Practitioner / Chronic Pain
Guides for back pain, osteoarthritis, headaches, musculoskeletal and neuropathic pain

Videos


Best Advice for People Taking Opioid Medication

Category: Patient / Practitioner / Videos & Tools supporting change / Chronic Pain