Pain Management in Serious Illness
- Become familiar with commonly used opiates, and know the benefits and drawbacks of each
- Gain experience in choosing and titrating an opiate regimen in patients with life - limiting illness with acute and chronic pain
- Learn how to rotate opiates safely, and the reasons why we rotate them
- Gain a basic understanding of patient controlled analgesia
Recommended CitationKreher, MD, FACP, Margaret, "Pain Management in Serious Illness" (2018). Department of Family & Community Medicine Presentations and Grand Rounds. Paper 309.