A key area of patient care under improvement in knowledge, skill and improvement in quality of care today is the management of acute and chronic pain. The inclusion of the anesthesia provider's armamentarium of the use of analgesics and other pharmacologic agents and regional anesthetic techniques has proven beneficial to patients, both in acute traumatic/surgical pain and chronic pain syndromes. The course updates knowledge in this discipline clarifying the structure, organization, management and participation in this endeavor and provides specific discussion of pain syndromes commonly encountered in today's pain management service.
20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - maximum
Venue: The Ritz Carlton Charlotte