crps CRPS: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

What is CRPS (complex regional pain syndrome)?

CRPS, known also as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, is a chronic neurological disease which affects millions of people here in this country and around the world. And the number of CRPS cases among children is alarming.

What is the International Foundation for CRPS & RSD?

This website contains both educational and clinical information about CRPS and RSD. Sections of this website include:
  • How to Help - help us fund continued research for CRPS & RSD.

  • A 40 minute video, Children with CRPS & RSD, has been recorded with recent CRPS treatment innovations and has been reviewed by a panel of international experts on CRPS. This CRPS video can be downloaded to your computer for viewing or you can purchase a copy of the CRPS video in either VHS or DVD format. Proceeds of the video sales benefit our CRPS & RSD foundation.

  • Research Updates on CRPS - A primary mission of the CRPS & RSD Foundation is to establish an international network, with up to the minute information about ongoing CRPS research, which will help educate medical professionals around the world.

  • Clinical Practice Guidelines For CRPS (third edition) - The Clinical Practice Guidelines have become a standard for managing CRPS & RSD.
For a complete listing of the areas on the CRPS & RSD Foundation website, please click here. We hope this website can help educate the world and help people understand what CRPS is all about.


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