Chronic Pain Australia's theme for National Pain Week is Nothing about me, without me, and today consumer representative Lara Pullin Gundungurra shares her pain story and some tips for clinicians.
Today we continue our focus on National Pain Week.
It is estimated that around one in five Australians have persistent pain.
The Queensland Clinical Senate has welcomed more than 30 new members.
Throughout the last 12 months, Queensland has led a national project to provide advice to health ministers on actions to improve culturally appropriate end-of-life care.
Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service will soon commence trialling our newly developed paediatric sepsis clinical pathway.
A large contingency from Queensland recently attended the HealthPathways International Conference held in Newcastle.
Members of our Statewide Anaesthesia and Perioperative Care Clinical Network, known as SWAPNet, today attended the NPS MedicineWise Choosing Wisely National Conference in Canberra.
A handful of Queenslanders recently attended the Academy for Emerging Leaders in Patient Safety forum in Sydney.