Saving changes...

Done

Error

Common Fallacies About Cancer Pain

Common Fallacies About Cancer Pain

Common Fallacies About Cancer Pain

Jennifer  Stephens, PhD(c), MA, RN, OCN
Jennifer Stephens, PhD(c), MA, RN, OCN
on behalf of OnCourse Learning

$15.00 $ 15.00 $ 15.00

$15.00 $ 15.00 $ 15.00

$ 15.00 $ 15.00 $ 15.00
$ 15.00 $ 15.00 $ 15.00
Normal Price: $15.00 $15.00

Review:

Launch date: 13 Mar 2017
Expiry Date:

Last updated: 14 Mar 2017

Reference: 172519

This course is no longer available

Exam is embedded in the course
No preview available
No Exam Available

Latest User Comments

I would like to...

Course Availability

This course is only available to trainees days after purchase. It would need to be repurchased by the trainee if not completed in the allotted time period. This course is no longer available. You will need to repurchase if you wish to take the course again.

You have null days left.

Description

Most patients with cancer will experience pain during the course of their illness and into survivorship. Cancer pain may escalate as the disease progresses, so frequent adjustments in pain-management strategies are necessary to achieve optimal results. Although relief is possible for most peoples’ cancer pain, many of these patients will suffer needlessly from discomfort due to mismanagement, undertreatment and common misconceptions among providers. Healthcare professionals as a team can help alleviate this suffering by correcting fallacies about cancer pain and applying the principles of effective pain management and research-based interventions.

Objectives

Objectives
The goal of this continuing education module is to clarify healthcare professionals’ understanding of cancer pain and its clinical management. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
Identify five common misconceptions that result in ineffective pain management
Compare addiction, physical dependence and tolerance
Discuss healthcare professionals’ responsibilities in oncology pain management
Jennifer  Stephens, PhD(c), MA, RN, OCN

Author Information Play Video Bio

Jennifer Stephens, PhD(c), MA, RN, OCN
on behalf of OnCourse Learning

ContinuingEducation.com features original, unbiased, and accredited courses on a broad range of topics designed to help advance your healthcare career. Backed by more than 30 years of experience, our content is the trusted source of continuing education for millions of professionals every year. Our top priority is to help you grow, develop, and never stop learning.

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
  • 1.00 Hours -
    Exam Pass Rate: 75
    -
    Reference: 0513-0000-15-036-H01-P

Faculty and Disclosures

Additional Contributors

null

Conflicts Declared

Conflicts of Interest declaration by Author:

null

User Reviews (0)

Go Back

Loading...


Saving changes...

Done

Error