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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

CRPS and why I set up Burning Nights CRPS Support

I qualified as a non-practising barrister and was Called to the Bar in 2002. Soon after starting lecturing, I suffered a seemingly simple accident at work in November 2003 where I slipped down about 30 concrete stairs. I suffered no broken bones only major soft tissue damage and possible nerve damage in my right leg. But my main problems had still not been diagnosed by the multitude of doctors I had started to see, where I was told that ‘it was in my head’ or the ‘pain can’t be that bad.’ However things very quickly turned complex. Read more here...

Victoria, UK