Chronic pain and flare management

If you are wanting to learn more about flare management and chronic pain, this section includes:

  • Flare Management Resources
  • Free Worksheets


Flare Management Resources

  • Article:  NPC:  Flare Management (link)
  • Article:  PPM:  How to deal with flares (link)
  • Article:  Healthtalk:  Coping with Chronic Pain Flare Up’s (link)
  • Article:  IPSI:  7 ways to calm a flare and stop pain (link)
  • Booklet:  A Pain Flare Management Plan: Suggestions to Offer Patients Clinical Tool (link)
  • Booklet:  NHS:  Managing Flare-Ups of Chronic Pain (link)
  • Article:  WebMD:  Understanding Breakthrough Pain and Flares (link)
  • Booklet:  NHS:  Chronic pain self-management Managing a flare up of pain (link)
  • Factsheet:  UWHealth:  Coping with Chronic Pain (link)
  • Article:  Pathways:  How to Avoid Chronic Pain Flare-ups and a ER Visit (link)
  • Article:  Action on Pain:  Plan for Flare Ups (link)
  • Factsheet:  NHS:  Coping with pain at its worst (link)
  • Booklet:  APMA:  Living with Pain:  The Emergency Department (link)


Free Worksheets

  • Worksheet: ACI: Flare up plan (link)