Pain Management: The Pain Process and Patient Assessment

This program describes psycho-physiological factors and other elements involved in the pain process. It describes the techniques of a thorough pain assessment and identifies outcomes needed for an effective pain management program. 


After completing this course, you should be able to:

1. State the purpose for the sensation of acute pain.
2. Differentiate between nociceptive and neuropathic pain.
3. List the five components of nociceptive pain.
4. Describe the role of neurotransmitters in pain reduction.
5. Discuss how beliefs about pain affect pain assessment.
6. Explain the use of numeric and visual pain assessment scales.
7. List the four goals of a pain management program.
Price: $299.00 USD

Product ID: CLP237
Media: DVD
Year: 2015
Duration: 26:00 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Pain Management
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