University of Otago, Christchurch

Type: Degree/Diploma/Certificate (Online)
Country: New Zealand
Website: http://www.otago.ac.nz/msm-pain-management

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch. Distance-taught postgraduate studies in musculoskeletal management, pain and pain management. The Musculoskeletal approach aims to integrate current biomedical and psychosocial knowledge and skills. Clinical practice involves the evaluation and the therapeutic management of these problems based on our current understanding of EBM. The postgraduate education programmes in Musculoskeletal Medicine and Pain and Pain Management reflect the expanding knowledge of pain control mechanisms, including cognitive behavioural managements, as well as biomedical advances.