Table Of Contents

Title Page
How to Take this Course
Course Objectives
Target Audience

Introduction
What is Pain
    Nociceptive pain
    Neuropathic pain
Types of Analgesic Drugs
Nonopioid Analgesics
    NSAIDS
    Acetaminophen
    Aspirin
    FDA COX Advisory
CDC Opioid Guidelines
Opioid Analgesics
    Opioid Addiction, Tolerance & Dependency
    Routes of Opioid Administration
    Preventing & Treating Opioid Side Effects
    Nursing Considerations
Hypnosis and pain
Coanalgesics

Assessment & Management
    State Nursing Resources
    Pain Management Resources

Pain Management Glossary

Disclosure & Disclaimer

Exam and Evaluation

About the author

References