This seminar comprised of a series of talks discussing the effective management of chronic pain claims from a Claimant and Defendant perspective. The clinical complexities underlying accurate diagnosis, causation and credibility were analysed in detail together with a review of recent case law and trends in this area.
The following series of talks were given by members of 2TG and expert guest speakers:
Chronic Pain Claims: The Litigator’s Perspective
Fighting Fire with Fire: Fundamental Dishonesty and Contempt of Court (Helen Wolstenholme)
Under observation (Jack Harris)
What lawyers should know about Somatic Symptom Disorder (SSD) (Dr Christopher Bass, Consultant Psychiatrist)
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Type 1: “Label or Diagnosis?” (Dr Neal Edwards, Consultant in Pain Management)