Pain in Special Contexts
A course based on prescribed reading designed to assist candidates identify, recognise the special needs of patients in particular circumstances such as children with pain, the elderly in pain, patients with cancer, patients in primary care and patients with a compensation claim.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Medicine and Public Health|
Not currently offered
Previously offered in 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
To render candidates familiar and comfortable with the needs and problems of patients in special circumstances, and be able to adapt their investigation and managemetn accordingly.
Considering the special needs and adaptations of management of children, the elderly, the patient with cancer, the patient in primary care and the patient with a compensation claim.
|Assumed Knowledge||Clinical experience in interacting with patients.|
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based
Distance Learning : Paper Based
Email Discussion Group
Self Directed Learning
|Course Materials||None listed|
|Timetable||2014 Course Timetables for MEDI6080|