School of Computing, Media & the Arts

Why does my back hurt? (Spoonful of Knowledge)

Event details

  • 26 June 2018
  • 6.00PM - 8.00PM
  • Public event: Yes  |  Booking required: Yes
  • Dickens Inn Coffee Shop  |  Directions

About | Why does my back hurt? (Spoonful of Knowledge)



Join us to discuss, debate and delve into topical areas of new thinking with like-minded individuals in an informal and relaxed environment.

Why does my back hurt?

Back pain is one of the most common conditions seen by health care professionals in the UK. Despite enormous efforts in the world of clinical research our understanding of back pain remains relatively poor compared to many other conditions and our treatments often have only small effects.

Join Dr Cormac Ryan and explore the neurophysiology of pain in an attempt to better understand the underlying causes of back pain, why it might persist long after normal tissue healing times, and how better understanding of pain can lead to better management of back pain.





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