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Nurses Chronic Pain Basic Adults in Morges

Date: 28-29 August 2009   Venue: Morges, Switzerland

This course is in FRENCH language

Maximum capacity:12 people

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.

Course Description

This tutorial program is designed to support the transfer of knowledge and experience which is 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 will focus on patient selection, implant techniques of the devices used and patient management.

Target Audience

Pain management nurses with interest to learn neuromodulation therapies for the treatment of chronic pain syndromes.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this training participants will:
- Help to select the correct patients who could benefit from the therapy
- Understand and describe the mechanisms of action and concepts of the therapy to their patients
- Evaluate the clinical support structure required for the use of the therapy
- Provide follow-up services for patients who are being treated with the therapy