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Exploring the management of neuropathic pain

Dr Shelagh Wright PhD, retired lecturer in Psycho-oncology at the School of Nursing and Human Sciences DCU and Facilitator in Pain Management, reports on the Irish Pain Society’s recent Annual Scientific Meeting in Dublin, which concentrated on neuropathic pain.

Half of global population has no access to surgical care

Two-thirds of the world’s population lacks access to safe, affordable surgical and anaesthesia care when needed, according to initial findings of a report carried out by the Lancet Commission with support from RCSI.