This activity addresses the common types of pain that are managed within the healthcare setting. Participants will have the opportunity to study the pathology of common types of pain, as well as the techniques used in the assessment and management of pain. Special emphasis will be placed on managing pain using pharmacological agents, including narcotics and non-narcotics.

Target Audience: 

All healthcare practitioners

Major Topics:

  • Overview of Pain

  • Assessment of Pain

  • Management of Pain  

Activity Duration:

4 hours