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clarity and confidence?
Opioid management course
professionalsModular e-learning course for all professionals engaged in the care of patients with persistent pain.
by specialistsLearn from world leaders in pain medicine education and standards.
easy to useOptimised for desktop and mobile devices. Each module designed to be completed in one hour.
Be part of the solutionOnly one in five chronic pain sufferers get best-practice care.
Dr James O’Callaghan, FANZCA, FFPMANZCA
Axxon Pain Medicine and Brisbane Private Pain Medicine.
Associate Professor Brendan Moore, FANZCA, FFPMANZCA
Associate Professor, The University of Queensland, Centre for Integrated Preclinical Drug Development.
Professor Stephan A Schug, MD, FANZCA, FFPMANZCA
Chair of Anaesthesiology.
Dr Milana Votrubec MB BS MA MM ME USyd FRACGP FFPMANZCA
General Practitioner and Pain Management Consultant, Sydney, NSW.
Dr Aston Wan MBBCh, MA, GDMM, MClEpid, MPainMed, MHeadacheMed, PCertMedEd, AFRACMA, FFPMANZCA
Director and Specialist Pain Physician.
Jacqueline Hunt BNurs, MScMed (Pain Mgt)
Clinical Nurse Consultant, Barwon Health Pain Management Unit.
Susan Owen, PhD
On completing this activity, participants should be able to:
Understand the pathophysiology of pain and how different types of medication can target the pain pathway. Execute a more targeted approach to the choice of pharmacological treament, matching drug therapies with the underlying causititive mechanisms of pain - avoiding sub-optimal patient outcomes that may be due to higher doses of ineffective drugs. $35.00 + GST
Better Pain Management is an initiative of the Faculty of Pain Medicine of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists.