Effective Pain Management is More Than Just a Number, Part 1 - JA0008057-0000-19-256-H01-P

Effective Pain Management is More Than Just a Number, Part 1

Introduction to Assessment and Overview of Multimodal Management of Pain

by Ann Quinlan-Colwell, PhD, RN-C, AHN-BC, DAAP
JA0008057-0000-19-256-H01-P
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This course is credentialed for:
Pharmacy (0.50 Contact Hr)

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Price: $11.00
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Summary:

Pain management is a multifaceted challenge. This webinar begins with an introduction to the importance of appropriately assessing acute and chronic pain as patients experience it as well as the importance of assessing the effect of pain on function. Multimodal analgesia, post-medication sedation, and environmental modifications are discussed.

Objectives:

The goal of this presentation is to discuss multimodal pain management within a context of pain scales, level of patient function, and complementary therapies. Upon completion of the webinar, learners will be able to:
  • Describe the relationship between how patients experience pain and assessing pain with intensity scales
  • Explain the importance of assessing the level of patient function with regard to pain being experienced
  • Explain the differences between medication tolerance, dependence, and substance use disorder
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, ARNPs/APRNs, nursing assistants, pharmacists, pharmacy techs, physicians, and physician assistants.
 
Pharmacists: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
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OnCourse Learning is also approved by the Florida Board of Pharmacy (provider # 50-1489).
 
Type of Activity: Knowledge
 
Initial Release Date: 7/18/2019; Planned Expiration Date: 12/31/2019

Course Originally Released on: 7/12/2019
Date of Most Recent Review: 7/12/2019
Course Termination/Update Date: 12/31/2019

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

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Naa A - ROSDALE, MD  ·  Aug 05, 2019
pain assessment & management 101
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Jeanette B - San Antonio, TX  ·  Jul 18, 2019
The presenter was very easy to understand and made the review of the PPT slides interesting. I Learned some new information today
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ONLINE
Price: $11.00
CE-PRO Price: $5.50