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  • GPs in the pathway: Role and resources

    Posted on December 2, 2015 by Web Team in News.

    Through funding from the Academic Health Science Network for the North East and North Cumbria, NHS South Tees CCG and NHS Hambleton, Richmond and Whitby CCG will be the early implementers of the North of England Regional Back Pain and Radicular Pain Pathway. The learning and approaches used from this implementation will be shared with […]

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  • Radicular Pain – Nerve Root Block Direct Access

    Posted on December 2, 2015 by Web Team in News.

    The North of England Regional Back Pain and Radicular Pain Pathway ensures that patients with radicular pain (also known as Sciatica) have direct access to Nerve Root Blocks (Transforaminal Epidural Injections) if required. Nerve Root Blocks are used in the diagnosis and treatment of radicular symptoms. Lumbar spinal stenosis (central or foraminal) and disc herniations […]

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