Medical procedures for pain management

There are a number of pain relieving procedures which may be performed, where appropriate, involving injections. The following patient information sheets were prepared by the Faculty of Pain Medicine, and are reproduced with permission of the Faculty. Each sheet provides further information on the particular procedure.

You should note that not all information will apply to your situation, and you should discuss your individual circumstances with your treating doctor.


The Australian Pain Management Association Ltd. (APMA) is a health promotion charity providing advocacy, information and practical support for people living with chronic (persistent) pain and their families. APMA is the consumer health organisation for all Australians who live with pain. APMA is your voice.


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