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
Opioid Analgesics
  CDC Opioid Guidelines
  CDC Opioid Prescribing Checklist
  Opioid Addiction, Tolerance & Dependency
  Routes of Opioid Administration
  Preventing & Treating Opioid Side Effects
  Nursing Considerations
Coanalgesics
Hypnosis and pain

Assessment & Management
  State Nursing Resources
  Pain Management Resources

Pain Management Glossary

Disclosure & Disclaimer

Exam and Evaluation

Author

References