Pain Management at Home

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About the course

This online lecture for VNs looks at the reasons for treating patients at home and the advantages and disadvantages of choosing pain management at home.  It takes a detailed look at pain, the effects of pain, and pain management strategies, such as pharmacological options, monitoring & home nursing.

 

Learning Outcomes

  • An understanding of pain and its effects
  • An understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of managing pain in the home
  • A detailed knowledge of pain management strategies that can be implemented in the home
  • Confidence in advising clients in the best ways of managing their pets pain at home
 

Author

Linda Ryan (Roberts) DipAVN (Medical) VTS (Oncology) RVN

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