Pelvic Pain

Information for clinicians

Lists useful pathways, reference books, and publications.


Reference books lists useful reference books here


Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.  Therapies Targeting the Nervous System for Chronic Pelvic Pain Relief.  RCOG Guidelines (Scientific Impact Paper No. 46).  2015.

Baranowski AP, Lee J, Price C, Hughes J. Pelvic pain: a pathway for care developed for both men and women by the British Pain Society.  BJA 2014; 112 (3):452-9

Daniels JP, Khan KS. Chronic pelvic pain in women. BMJ. 2010; 341:c4834.

Slade P,  Cordle C. Psychological aspects of the management of chronic pelvic pain. Current Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 2005; 15: 298-305.

Collett, BJ, Cordle C, Stewart CS. Setting up a multi-disciplinary clinic. Baillieres Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 2000; 14, 541–556.

The National Chronic Pain Website is a useful resource, as is the British Pain Society website

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