PainSA is a chapter of the International Association for the Study of Pain. Our mission is to improve all aspects of pain management in Southern Africa.

PainSA: Volume 15 Number 4

The latest PainSA journal is available to download covering:

  • A comparative study of oral prolonged-release oxycodone/naloxone vs. tramadol/paracetamol for South African adults with moderate-severe acute low back pain
  • Pain, nicotine, and tobacco smoking: current state of the science
  • “No one wants to look after the bro patient”. Understanding models, and patient perspectives, of care for bromyalgia: reviews of current evidence
  • The social threats of COVID-19 for people with chronic pain Physical activity for pain prevention

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