A closer partnership between healthcare professions and patients

A closer partnership between healthcare professions and patients

The European Pain Federation EFIC and Pain Alliance Europe (PAE) are strengthening their links, aiming to bring together the healthcare professionals and the patients. This is starting quite practically, with PAE joining EFIC in their offices in the heart of the EU...

Statement from the European Pain Federation on ibuprofen and COVID-19

The European Pain Federation EFIC is aware of the speculation concerning risks associated with the use of ibuprofen for the treatment of COVID-19 (coronavirus) symptoms such as fever. EFIC recommends following the advice of the World Health Organisation on this...
EFIC Pain Schools open for registration!

EFIC Pain Schools open for registration!

The European Pain Federation EFIC has opened the application process for the 2020 EFIC Pain Schools. This year the schools will take place in Klagenfurt and Liverpool. The  EFIC Pain Schools are a series of interactive teaching courses, taking place over 4-5 days,...
Message from the President on COVID-19

Message from the President on COVID-19

Dear colleagues The COVID-19 health crisis is a major challenge for the scientific community and for European healthcare systems. I am sure that many of you are finding your academic and clinical duties affected by the virus, and indeed many of you may even be brought...
European Year Against Pain 2020 fact sheets now available!

European Year Against Pain 2020 fact sheets now available!

Since 2001, the European Pain Federation EFIC has organised the ‘European Year Against Pain’ (EYAP) campaign. Now co-organised with the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP), this year the theme is ‘Prevention of Pain’. On our EYAP...