Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2019: Practical Strategies for Pain Management in Older Adults
Practical Strategies for Pain Management in Older Adults
This module will focus on case studies of pain management in older adults.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Describe the challenges to achieving pain control in the geriatric population.
- Briefly review the literature for managing pain in older adults.
- Using a case-based approach, discuss practical strategies for successful pain management in older adults.
Pamela Stitzlein Davies, MS, ARNP, ACHPN, BC, FAANP
Nurse Practitioner, UW Dept of Neurology, Multiple Sclerosis Center, Seattle
- 1.10 Contact hours
- 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level