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New Online Course: Optimizing Perioperative Pain Managemen

October 26, 2020 9:43 AM | Jim Ireland

Nuances of patient characteristics demand a sophisticated approach to pain management.

Master the complexities of perioperative pain management with the real-life strategies highlighted in this new online program. Challenging patient scenarios across preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative periods are used to demonstrate the array of pain management approaches essential for effective surgical care.

The course includes eight interactive, case-based modules:


  1. Understanding Pain Mechanisms
  2. Risks of Perioperative Opioids
  3. Expectation Setting
  4. Multimodal Pain Therapy
  5. Outpatient Postoperative Opioid Prescribing
  6. Pre-Existing Opioid Use
  7. Substance Misuse History
  8. Pain Management at the End of Life: Final Hours to Days

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