This course provides the knowledge necessary for the ALS provider to conduct pain management assessments and provide proper pain management to patients of all ages. The following additional topics will be covered:
- Identification, assessment, treatment, and management
- Basic definitions, epidemiology and pathophysiology principles
- Common causes of painful injuries, illness, and conditions
- Scene safety and scene size-up
- Special considerations
Supplies or Other Requirements
Internet access* and valid/active e-mail account.
*You may use any internet browser you prefer; however, Mozilla Firefox is the preferred browser, and Chrome may have compatibility issues. If you find that you are having technical difficulties with the course, first try updating and/or switching browsers (Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge).