Principles of Pain – Module 1 of The Certificate in Pain Management

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By chris@csa.co.za February 21, 2017 12:04

Principles of Pain – Module 1 of The Certificate in Pain Management

 

Facilitators:

Romy Parker (PhD)

Beverley Bolton (MSc Med Pain Management)
Course objectives:

 

This course aims to provide a theoretical framework for health care professionals to use in the management of people with acute and chronic pain. Using a combined didactic and workshop approach, the facilitators will present the evidence that pain is a biopsychosocial construct. By the end of the course participants will:

 

  • Be able to describe different pain models and their influence on health care delivery
  • Be able to describe the basic physiology of acute pain
  • Be able to describe the basic pathology of chronic pain
  • Be able to describe the psychosocial factors which contribute to pain-related disability
  • Be able to develop a management framework for managing the biopsychosocial variables which contribute to pain and disability
  • Be able to describe pain and chronic pain processes in accessible language
  • Have reflected on the ethical issues of pain and disability and the iatrogenic contributors to pain

 

Module 1 – Principles of Pain

Port Elizabeth

28 & 29 July 2017

Module 1 – Principles of Pain

Pretoria

27 & 28 October 2017

Module 1 – Principles of Pain

Cape Town

17 & 18 November 2017

*not endorsed by PainSA

chris@csa.co.za
By chris@csa.co.za February 21, 2017 12:04

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