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Pain Management
Over half of over 65’s experience some degree of pain. Would you be able to recognise the signs and act appropriately? Everyone experiences pain sometimes and we all know how harmful and debilitating it can be. Appropriate pain management is therefore vital in promoting the best possible quality of life for those in your care.

About the Course
This outstanding resource will deepen your knowledge of pain, with practical advice you can use in your everyday practice.

Who is this course for?
A ‘must have’ for induction, refresher, management and vocational training.

What does the course cover?
What is pain?
Causes of pain
Referred pain
Transient pain
Acute pain
Chronic pain
Depression & stress
Alcohol & recreational drugs
Children & pain
Elderly people & pain
Barriers to pain management
Communication
Factors affecting reporting pain
Identifying pain
Caring for someone with pain
Pain assessment
Pain assessment tools
Care plans & pain
Pain diaries
Medication
Surgery
TENS machine
Hot & cold treatments
Activities & exercise
Diet
Alternative therapies

How is the course assessed?
After each module you will be asked a set of multiple-choice questions. The answers are marked automatically so you instantly know your score.

Every trainee receives a FREE training certificate on completion of the course as evidence for your records.