Pain Management (Subscribe) XML icon Add to My Yahoo!  Add to Google

Resources for Orthopaedic Nurses concerning Pain Management [OCOSH Code: ON_T_PM]

 Advanced Search

Resources

Advanced Approaches to Chronic Pain Management

Location: http://www.medscape.com/resource/painmgmt

Medscape Clinical Resources Intractable pain affects millions of people worldwide and can decimate the pain sufferer's quality of life, destroying his ability to work and to interact with friends and family. Although a multidisciplinary approach and conservative treatment with a variety of medications often brings pain relief, a subset of patients...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Mon May 14 2007

ASPAN Pain and Comfort Clinical Guideline

Location: http://www.guideline.gov/summary/summary.aspx?ss=15&doc_id=5526&nbr=3757

GUIDELINE OBJECTIVE(S) To provide a standardized evidence-based approach to the management of patients' pain and comfort in all perianesthesia settings
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Mon May 14 2007

Assessment and management of acute pain.

Location: http://www.guideline.gov/summary/summary.aspx?ss=15&doc_id=9009

GUIDELINE OBJECTIVE(S) To improve pain management through assessment of all patients throughout hospitalization including on admission, during hospital stay, and at discharge or during an outpatient visit To improve the appropriate selection and dosing of pain management treatment To increase the involvement of patients in pain management
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Mon May 14 2007

Assessment and Management of Chronic Pain

Location: http://www.guideline.gov/summary/summary.aspx?doc_id=8363

The recommendations for the assessment and management of chronic pain are presented in the form of two algorithms with 29 components, accompanied by detailed annotations. Algorithms are provided for Assessment and Management. Clinical highlights and selected annotations (numbered to correspond with the algorithm) follow.
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Mon May 14 2007

Chronic Pain Assessment and Management

Location: http://www.icsi.org/guidelines_and_more/guidelines__order_sets___protocols/musculo-skeletal/pain__ch ...

Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement Scope and Target Population: The guideline will address the management of chronic pain for physiologically mature adolescents (between 16-18 years) and adults. It can be applied to pediatric populations where noted. It is not intended for the treatment of migraine headaches, cancer pain, advanced cancer pain, or...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Thu Jun 07 2007

Outpatient Acute-Pain Management

Location: http://www.nursingcenter.com/prodev/ce_article.asp?tid=650105

Assisting Older Adults With Orthopedic Outpatient Acute-Pain Management (Nursing Center CE) (PDF full text version is available)
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Wed May 30 2007

Pain and Palliative Care Glossary

Location: http://www.stoppain.org/main_site/content/glossary.asp

Pain and Palliative Care Glossary (Beth Israel Dept of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care)
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Wed May 30 2007

Pain Management Guideline

Location: http://www.guideline.gov/summary/summary.aspx?ss=15&doc_id=9744&nbr=5217

GUIDELINE OBJECTIVE(S) To establish common definitions for terms used in pain management To promote the health, safety and welfare of residents in nursing facilities, assisted living, residential health care facilities, and adult health services, by establishing guidelines for the assessment, monitoring, and management of pain To provide professional staff with standards...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Mon May 14 2007

Pharmacologic Management of Pain

Location: http://www.medscape.com/resource/rxmgmtpain

Medscape Resource Center Pain affects tens of millions of people in the US and is associated with a variety of effects that can destroy the pain sufferer's quality of life. Despite this high prevalence, chronic pain is generally misunderstood and not well managed. To clarify these issues, this Resource Center provides...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Mon May 14 2007