Pain Management in an Adult Oncology Patient (T)

Pain Management in an Adult Oncology Patient (T)

NMPE 2016

Northern Michigan Pharmacy Education Seminar 
April 10, 2016

Pain Management in an Adult Oncology Patient (T)
1.0 contact hour; ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-16-212-L01-T; Application-type Activity
Post-test questions do not apply to application-based activities; however, the program evaluation must be completed to receive continuing education credit.
  
Presenter 

Brian J. Palmer, Pharm.D. Candidate, Ferris State University College of Pharmacy, Macomb, Mich.

Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to differentiate between addiction, dependence and pseudo-addiction, describe the types of pain that an oncology patient may experience and explain the technician's role in supporting the oncology patient.