Pain Resources

We have an excellent team of pain nurses with vast experience of local issues and the service is supported by anaesthetic consultants in specific and non-specific roles. For a junior doctors eye view of the service and what it means to you and how the service runs...

  1. PCA instructions
  2. Epidural instructions
  3. Epidural warning light
  4. Acute Pain Rescue advice document

We have a number of trust policies that cannot be shown here for legal reasons but you can find them on the trust intranet or in recovery or in the anaesthetic department.

Policies you should read and be aware of are:

  1. PCA procedure for adults
  2. Epidural procedure for adults
  3. Ketamine for pain management
  4. Continuous local anaesthetic nerve block policy AND procedure