ADDRESS

Ebrook Osteopathy and Sports Clinic

3 Coleshill Street

Sutton Coldfield

B72 1SD 

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Tel: 0121 354 6955

Email:  midostsoc@ebrookosteopathy.co.uk

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A GP's Guide to Analgesia

Dr Rebecca Suri takes our group through the musculoskeletal presentations she commonly sees in General Practice, the NHS protocols for dealing with joint and muscle dysfunctions, and the methodology of prescription analgesics. 

 

During this course, Dr Suri will detail the different analgesic options available to patients from their GPs on the NHS, the prescribing protocols that determine the allocation of medications to particular patient groups, as well as physiotherapy and social prescribing options. 

 

For the second section of the tutorial, Dr Suri has kindly offered to demonstrate the corticosteroid injection therapies she implements in practice, performed on model joints, for delegates to observe and ask questions.

 

Dr Suri will then welcome questions from attendees in the final part of the evening, particularly regarding the collaboration between osteopaths and GPs in the wider holistic management of their shared patients.

Course Leader

Dr Rebecca Suri has been serving her local community in the Midlands for many years and has a wealth of experience in managing patients with chronic and persistent pain presentations. 

 

Objectives

Understand common analgesic pathways for patients presenting in a GP Surgery with musculoskeletal pain or injury.

Be aware of common drug interactions and contraindications. 

Refresh your knowledge of how Physical Therapy and analgesic management programmes can work together. 

Watch a dummy demonstration of shoulder and knee intra-articular steroid injection, and understand it's applications for patients with MSK presentations. 

This course is recommended for Osteopaths, Chiropractors, Physiotherapists, Sports Therapists and other professionals working in a clinical or athletic environment.

We regret that cancellations with less than 7 day’s notice cannot be refunded.

Next upcoming GP's Guide to Analgesia course from the Midland Osteopathic Society will be

TBC

Held at Ebrook Osteopathy and Sports Clinic

3 Coleshill Street

Sutton Coldfield

Birmingham

B721SD