Pain - The Final Threshold

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19880110]

Winner of the 1987 Medical

Journalists' Association Radio Award and joint winner of the 1987 Science Writers' Federation Award.

Pain is a vital alarm system - it is the main symptom that sends us to the doctor. But if pain persists and will not go away, it can become a disabling problem in its own right.

Dorothy Parker examines the nature of pain, the treatments - old and new - and the work by specialists in Glasgow to help sufferers cope with a life in pain. Producer MICHAEL SHAW

(First broadcast on Radio Scotland)

Winner of the 1987 Medical

Journalists' Association Radio Award and joint winner of the 1987 Science Writers' Federation Award.

Pain is a vital alarm system - it is the main symptom that sends us to the doctor. But if pain persists and will not go away, it can become a disabling problem in its own right.

Dorothy Parker examines the nature of pain, the treatments - old and new - and the work by specialists in Glasgow to help sufferers cope with a life in pain. Producer MICHAEL SHAW

(First broadcast on Radio Scotland)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19880110]

Unknown: Dorothy Parker

Producer: Michael Shaw

Unknown: Dorothy Parker

Producer: Michael Shaw