About Canadian Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Network
The Canadian Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Network (CRSDN) is a non-profit organization dedicated to offering and information to individuals affected by reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome (RSDS), also known as complex regional pain syndrome. This is a rare disorder of the sympathetic nervous system characterized by chronic, severe pain. CRSD Network’s mission is to provide information and enhance public awareness of RSDS; offer support to individuals and families living with RSDS; engage in programs of public advocacy; and provide referrals to healthcare professionals who have expertise in treating RSDS. The network answers inquiries from all over the world. Available information includes an extensive library of reprints of medical articles, brochures, and a newsletter. CRSD network is also actively engaged in establishing support groups throughout Canada.