Prof docs monthly update

13 September 2022

Your monthly digest of professional document developments.

Under development/review ​

  • PS45(G) Position statement on patients' rights to pain management and associated responsibilities (under review) 
  • (PM) Position statement on off-label use of medicines (under review)
  • (PM) Guideline on return to practice for specialist pain medicine physicians (under development)
  • (PM) The responsibility of specialist pain medicine physicians for overall opioid management in patients with chronic non-cancer pain who have an intrathecal opioid delivery device in situ (under development)

Stakeholder consultation

  • PG09(G) Guideline on procedural sedation [PS09] (post second consultation review) 

Pilot stage

Post pilot review

Recent release


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Last updated 15:53 13.09.2022