NZ Pain Society 2017 Conference
Poster Displays - Exhibition Hall, Maitai 1


A Preoperative Opioid Tapering Guideline for Elective Joint Arthroplasty

J Parry*, K Donaghy*, K Wessels*, L Roberts*, B Hennessy*, M Majedi**, R Carey-Smith***
*Department of Anaesthesia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia
**Department of Pain Management, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia
***Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia


Effect of Acute Experimental Hand Pain on Left-Right Discrimination Response Latency for Hand Recognition

N. Phillips*, S. McLaren**, J. Mannion*, R. Moran*
*Healthcare Network, Unitec, Institute of Technology, Auckland, NZ
**Affiliation GP, Greenwood Medical Centre, Epsom, Auckland, NZ


Factors Associated with Lumbar Disc Herniation

Chris Gregg MSc, Chris Hoffman MD, Omid Yassaie MD
TBI Health Group, Wellington, NZ


Conditioned Pain Modulation, Central Sensitivity Syndromes and Psychological Characteristics in Individuals with Chronic Multi-Site Musculoskeletal Pain - A Pilot Investigation

Dr R. Mani*1, D. Adhia1; S. Leong2; D. De Ridder2
1Centre for Health, Activity and Rehabilitation Research, School of Physiotherapy, and, 2Department of Surgical Sciences, Dunedin School of Medicine; University of Otago, Dunedin