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Common Fallacies About Cancer Pain - CE141-60
Common Fallacies About Cancer Pain
CE141-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Cathy C. Fortenbaugh, RN, MSN, AOCN and Mary Sanders, RN, MSN, OCN and Brenda Heitman, RN, MSN, ARNPC-C
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Objectives:
The goal of this continuing education program 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 misconceptions that cause ineffective pain management
  • Compare addiction, physical dependence and tolerance
  • Discuss healthcare professionals’ responsibilities in pain management
 

 
This course is intended for multiple professions, including dietitians/nutritionists, EMTs/paramedics, health educators, nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, physicians, pharmacists, radiologic technologists, respiratory therapists, and social workers.
 
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
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This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 2/17/2015

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