Learning outcomes > resource
On completion of this subject guide, you should be able to:
Explain chronic pain to patients > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4b8oB757DKc
Coordinate a multidisciplinary approach to chronic pain > http://www.aci.health.nsw.gov.au/chronic-pain/health-professionals/management-of-chronic-pain
Implement opioid use in chronic non cancer pain as part of an active management strategy > http://www.racgp.org.au/afp/2013/march/opioid-use-part-1/ and http://www.racgp.org.au/afp/2013/march/opioid-use-part-2/
Points for discussion
Consider patients at your practice who are on opioids- do they have an active management strategy?
What allied health resources do you have in your community to assist patients with chronic pain?