This flyer is designed to help patients weigh up whether the emergency department is the right choice for them. Emergency department clinicians: this brochure can be distributed freely for use in your hospital.
APMA - Australian Pain Management Assoc.
After the 1st of February 2018, all medicines containing codeine will no longer be available from pharmacies. The reasoning behind this decision has been stated as the potential risk of codeine tolerance, dependence, poisoning and even death (in high doses).
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Amputations are well known for causing chronic pain, with the majority of amputees experiencing some form of ongoing pain.
In Australia, some health gains have been made leading to rates of limb amputations stabilising as a result of early intervention of diabetes and peripheral cardiovascular disease.