Understanding Pain and Assessing Opioid Risk

Open this course Estimated time to complete activity: 1.0 Audience: Providers
Credits Available: AMAAAPAANCCASWBACPECPH UAN #JA4008162-9999-21-2576-H01-P
Activity Release Date: February 11, 2021 Expiration Date: February 10, 2022

This module will explore the pathophysiology of different type of pain and the tools and strategies used by professionals to accurate assess patients experiencing pain.  Additionally, model practices and multimodal approaches to safe and effective pain management will be discussed.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the pathophysiology of different types of pain
  • Utilize tools and strategies for accurate assessment of pain
  • Describe multimodal approaches to safe and effective pain management

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Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and HealthHIV