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Pain Management

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 Pain Management


Aspirin and Pain- This interactive module covers what causes pain and how do we stop it? This unit looks at how the human body responds to the release of certain chemicals and as a result feels pain. Pain can be reduced by inhibiting the formation of such chemicals and you will learn how the molecular structure of aspirin has been formulated to help in this process.

Time- 9 hours. Level- Introductory

TUFTS university

Clinical Pain Problems- This course introduces the general principles of biomedical evaluation and management of common clinical pain problems. It presents ways to evaluate the biomedical characteristics of the pain experience - temporal pattern, severity, location, quality, intensity and exacerbating and relieving factors. Contains lecture slides (no audio) and recommended reading. Level- intermediate


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