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PAIN RELIEF in Heart Failure: What Do We Know? What Do We Do?
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Recorded Webinar Expiration Date: April 2019 1.1 Contact Hours

 Export to Your Calendar 5/19/2017 to 5/18/2018
Where: Online Educational Activity
United States


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Recorded Webinar
Expiration Date: April 2019
1.1 Contact Hours

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Purpose Statement
The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to understand the current evidence base for the comprehensive management of pain in patients with heart failure

Objectives
1. Describe the prevalence of pain in patients with heart failure
2. List two etiologies of pain in patients with heart failure.
3. Discuss the findings of the PAIN-HF study.
4. List two adjuvant drugs for pain management in patients with heart failure.
5. List two drugs to avoid when managing pain in patients with heart failure.
6. Discuss two non-pharmacologic pain management strategies in patients with heart failure.
7. Given a case study, suggest pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment strategies

Requirements for Successful Completion

Participant must read the accreditation information, complete the activity in its entirety, successfully pass the post test with a minimal score of 70% and submit an evaluation to be awarded contact hours. Participants who successfully complete this activity in its entirety will be awarded 1.1 contact hours.

Planning Committee
Rebecca M. Castro, MSN, RN, CNS, FNP-BC, CHFN 
Peggy Kalowes, RN, PhD, CNS, FAHA 
Sherri Delgado, MSN, CRNP, CCRN 

Faculty

Sue Wingate RN, PhD, CRNP, CHFN, FAHA 
Erin K. Donaho RN MS ANP-C 
Andrea C. Hall, PharmD, BCPS
Faculty and planning committee members have no real or perceived conflicts of interest that relate to this activity.

Accreditation Statement

This activity is provided by the American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN).

The American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Disclaimer
Learners are advised that accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with an activity.

Commercial Support
There is no commercial support for this activity.

 

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