Chronic Pain Patients and Work Place Issues

Time Required: 
20 minutes

Wendy Feltrup is a physiotherapist working in chronic pain management in primary care. She has practiced in New Zealand in both NHS and private settings. Wendy’s powerpoint presentation identifies the benefits and difficulties surrounding work place issues for patients in pain. She looks at the barriers to work, identifies strategies that can overcome these barriers, the services and agencies available to help. She offers practical suggestions to aid return to work and examines the ‘fit note’.

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