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Pain Management

Anglia Ruskin University
In Cambridge (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Course
  • Cambridge (England)
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

Managing an individual experiencing pain can be a challenging experience for patient and healthcare professional. This module will provide you with the knowledge and skills to care for individuals experiencing both acute and chronic pain.

Important information
Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Cambridge
Cambridge Campus, East Road, CB1 1PT, Cambridgeshire , England
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What you'll learn on the course

Management
IT
healthcare
IT Management
Skills and Training

Course programme

Managing an individual experiencing pain can be a challenging experience for patient and healthcare professional. This module will provide you with the knowledge and skills to care for individuals experiencing both acute and chronic pain.

New learning will link theory to practice in various clinical settings, covering a combination of assessment and treatment strategies.

The focus will be on delivering holistic care, highlighting the biopsychosocial model of pain management. There will be an interdisciplinary approach and interactive group work sessions focusing on communication and implementation of care. External guest speakers will deliver sessions based on current practice.

Topics will include:

  • Pain physiology
  • Pain assessment
  • Pharmacology
  • Acute intervention
  • Psychological interventions
  • Patient education
  • Pain in the older person
  • Cancer pain
  • Pain and mental health