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Palliative Approaches to Pain Assessment and Management - *MASTERCLASS*

09-10-2018
09.30-16.30
Education Centre
This masterclass is designed for all healthcare professionals caring for people with life-limiting illness. It aims to support further development of your knowledge and skills in the delivery of impeccable pain assessment and management within a palliative care context 

What will I study?
This masterclass explores the complexity of pain assessment and the challenges that healthcare professionals face to manage pain successfully. It primarily focuses on: 
> Pathophysiology of nociceptive and neuropathic pain. 
> Classification and assessment of pain using a holistic palliative care approach.
> Traditional and innovative evidence based interventions related to pain management. 
> Classification and assessment of pain using a holistic palliative care approach. 
> Traditional and innovative evidence based interventions related to pain management. 

Learning objectives: 
> Enhance competence and confidence in conducting an impeccable pain assessment using a holistic palliative care approach. 
> Be able to diagnose pain more confidently and competently. 
> Examine the effectiveness of standard analgesic guidelines in directing safe and effective pharmacological interventions


Fee: £100 per person