Sip United Kingdom

In this section, national initiatives which have been set up in the United Kingdom can be found.

The CSPMS UK document presents high but realistic standards which are drawn from the evidence base. It is written in sections comprising standards which are a ‘must’ and recommendations which are not simply aspirational but something to be worked towards where they are not currently in place. As pain management evolves so too will these standards such that they become a contemporary and relevant resource for the future.

Core Standards for Pain Management Services in the UK

The CSPMS UK document presents high but realistic standards which are drawn from the evidence base. It is written in sections comprising standards whi…

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Brussels, 18th November 2014. Better education on pain management and the need to foster European best practice sharing was discussed at the 5th Symposium on the Societal Impact of Pain (SIP), an international multi stakeholder platform aimed at raising awareness for the impact that pain has on our societies, health and economic systems.

Better education on pain management

Brussels, 18th November 2014. Better education on pain management and the need to foster European best practice sharing was discussed at the 5th Sympo…

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The response to this project has been remarkable; more than 2,500 people with long-term pain took time to describe how pain affects their lives, to offer their views on the treatment and care they receive, and to suggest how pain services might improve in the future.

The Painful Truth Report: 2,500 people with chronic pain tel…

The response to this project has been remarkable; more than 2,500 people with long-term pain took time to describe how pain affects their lives, to of…

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The construction industry in the UK represents around 1.5 million workers. The costs for back pain among these workers are estimated on more than £1 billion (€~1.2 billion) per year in healthcare, disability benefits and lost productivity.

Back Pain in the Construction Industry

The construction industry in the UK represents around 1.5 million workers. The costs for back pain among these workers are estimated on more than £1 b…

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This informative booklet is for people who live with persistent pain. One of the two authors, Pete Moore, suffers from persistent pain, asthma and osteoarthritis and has put these 12 tools together to support others along the way to manage their pain.

Update Pain Toolkit - Guidebook

This informative booklet is for people who live with persistent pain. One of the two authors, Pete Moore, suffers from persistent pain, asthma and ost…

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