Goal and Objectives
This conference will provide a comprehensive overview of the assessment and management of pain in the cancer patient, including special populations such as the elderly, dying, those with substance abuse or addition issues, as well as the under- and uninsured patient.
- Identify ways to provide more effective and appropriate pain management to the patient with cancer.
- Discuss strategies to ensure effective pain management in special populations.
This continuing nursing education offering is intended for nurses and advanced practice nurses looking to enhance their clinical practice in caring for the patient experiencing cancer related pain.