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Advanced course on pain management for nurses

Date: 29-30 September 2017   Venue: Morges, Switzerland

This training program will be in ENGLISH language. 

Mrs. Durrer

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ECMT Course Director
Anne Durrer has been working at the Hospital of Morges, Switzerland for several years in different positions.
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Course Description

This course is designed to support the transfer of knowledge and experience which are essential to meet the quality standards required by this therapy. It includes not only a theoretical training but also on-site practical learning. The course program will focus on patient selection, treatment options and modalities in SCS and IDD for malignant and non-malignant pain, advanced programming, cases, complications of neuromodulation and risk management.

Target Audience

Nurses with experience in the treatment of pain and interest in neuromodulation therapies to treat chronic pain syndromes.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this training participants will:

  • understand the patient selection criteria and support physicians in the patient selection process
  • understand the use of SCS and TDD for pain management
  • be able to program the devices, using advanced features, to deliver optimal pain relief to the patients

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