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Neurophysiology of Pain

To enable students to integrate and apply knowledge relating to the neurophysiological mechanisms of pain, and understand the clinical management of these presentations in the primary healthcare setting.

Course Code OSTE807
Level 8
Credits 15


Learning Outcomes

  • Analyse the neurophysiology of pain.
  • Evaluate current pain management approaches.
  • Critically evaluate how psychological factors and the context of a patient’s situation shape their experience of pain.

Delivered as part of the following programmes