Pain Toolkits

The Pain toolkit facility aims to collect relevant websites and guidelines on the assessment and management of a number of painful condition so that there is a central resource. While we have made every effort to ensure that the sites are evidence based and from reputable societies/groups, we are not liable for the content of these sites and it is up to the individual who is visiting these sites to make professional judgements about the salience and evidence base of information provided. If you have any concerns, please get back to us and we can investigate the site further and take appropriate action.

  • This toolkit aims to support health care professions in supporting and managing those suffering with central stroke pain. Following a stroke, patients can experience a range of...
  • This toolkit aims to present links to resources that are helpful in assessing and managing patients living with chronic headache and migraine.
  • This toolkit aims to support health care professions in supporting and managing people living with complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS). CRPS is a debilitating, painful condition...
  • This toolkit aims to support health care professions in supporting and managing people presenting with fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia is a difficult and debilitating condition and...
  • This toolkit aims to help health care professions in supporting and managing those suffering with pain due to osteoarthritis. Where guidelines have included both assessment and...
  • This toolkit aims to help health care professions in supporting and managing those suffering with pain due to rheumatological conditions. Where guidelines have included both...
  • This toolkit aims to present links to resources that are helpful in assessing and managing patients living with pain.
  • This toolkit aims to support health care professions in supporting and managing people presenting with low back pain in terms of identifying those that may go on to develop...
  • This toolkit aims to support health care professions in supporting and managing those suffering with neuropathic pain. It is estimated that about 7 in every 100 people in the UK...
  • This toolkit aims to present links to resources that are helpful in assessing and managing older adults living with pain.
  • This toolkit aims to support health care professions in supporting and managing both men and women presenting with pelvic pain. Pelvic pain is an under-recognised condition that...
  • This toolkit aims to support health care professions in supporting and managing those suffering with pain due to peripheral neuropathy. In the UK, diabetes (both Type 1 and 2) is...
  • This toolkit aims to support health care professions in supporting and managing those suffering with pain due to phantom limb pain. Where guidelines have included both assessment...
  • This toolkit aims to support health care professions in supporting and managing those suffering with pain due to postherpetic neuralgia. Postherpetic neuralgia is a nerve pain...
  • This toolkit aims to support health care professions in supporting and managing those suffering with pain due to trigeminal neuralgia. Where guidelines have included both...