Online Course: Pain in Oncology: The Role of Occupational Therapy
Pain in Oncology: The Role of Occupational Therapy
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Type: Download
SKU: OL65
Type: Download
SKU: OL65
Publisher: AOTA Continuing Education
Published: 2017
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Product Overview

Presenter:

 

Jennifer Nicholson, OTR, MOT

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Earn: .075 CEU (1 NBCOT PDU/.75 contact hour)

This course presents an overview and discussion about pain as a distinct concern across the oncology population and settings.  Identification and management of pain associated with Cancer will be described and the unique role of occupational therapy in supporting performance in oncology practice highlighted.

Learning Objectives

Following this course the learner will:

1)      Identify typical types of pain

2)      Describe causes of pain within oncology population

3)      Discuss implications of pain to occupational performance

4)      Identify treatment approaches for management of symptoms

5)      Identify OT treatment approaches for safe performance of valued occupations

 

 

Audience:  OT and OTA practitioners

Learning Level: Introductory 

Target Audience: Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants

 

Topics:  Physical Rehabilitation, Continuing Education

 

Keywords:  Cancer, pain, medication,