Pain Management in the Elderly

This micro skills course will explore the incidence and impact of chronic pain on elderly people and explain why pain in the elderly is consistently under-reported. Later, it will describe the methods used to assess pain in elderly people and explain why pain management in the elderly requires careful consideration.

$19.99
Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Premium
Certificate
Yes, on completion
Course Code
HEE_PRM_05_007
Content Provider
College of Paramedics

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:
  2. Describe the incidence and impact of chronic pain on elderly people
  3. Explain why pain in the elderly is consistently under-reported
  4. Describe the ways in which it is possible to assess pain in the elderly
  5. Explain why pain management in the elderly requires careful consideration

Course provided in association with

Important

  • This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
  • Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
  • This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
  • This micro skills course may contain features that are not optimised for mobile devices.