The tools and resources required to manage chronic pain will vary depending on the individual needs ofthe patient. Click on the heading that is relevant to your patient for management options and resources for both clinicians and patients.
Medical (GPMP + TCA)
Chronic pain patients are often very complex and may have other co morbidities and should be considered for a GP Management Plan with Team Care Arrangements (GPMP with TCA). This encourages follow up care and gives the GP an opportunity to discuss a longer term strategy of care and involve other team members where appropriate.