Providing Care for the Patient in Pain
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This course will provide Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) with the information they need to understand, assess, and care for patients who are having pain.
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- The Types of Pain
- Acute and Chronic
- The Causes of Pain
- Evaluating the Patient who is Having Pain
- Treatments for Pain
- Describe the difference between acute and chronic pain.
- Discuss how to assess the severity of pain.
- Explain how to judge the effectiveness of pain treatments.