Introduction in Pain-Epidemiology, Taxonomy and Typology Pathophysiology of Pain: How Do We Hurt?
Acute and Chronic Pain-similarities and differences, treatment strategies Chronic Pain: Treatment approaches
a) Analgesics, short and long-acting
b) Other medications
c) Non-pharmacological approaches
- Mind-body approaches
- Body work approaches
- Energy approaches
- Herbal approaches/Acute Pain-nature, characteristics and treatment strategies
Biobehavioural approach to assessment, treatment of plan
a) Low back pain
d) Headache disorders
A functional approach to management in disabled pain patients, Opiods for Chronic Pain - recent research findings, informing best strategies.