Overview

By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to:

  • Define pain
  • Describe the terms nociceptive, neuropathic, acute, and chronic pain
  • Discuss the importance of nociceptors, A-delta fibers, and C-nerve fibers in transmitting pain impulses
  • Identify several methods for alleviating pain
  • Explain the basics of a transforaminal epidural steroid injection procedure
  • Describe the role of radiology during pain management procedures

Details

COURSE LENGTH:  1 Hour

ACCREDITATION TYPE: ASRT - Technologists                   

CREDIT HOURS:  1    

                  




Target Audience

The target audience is radiologic technologists. Other technologists and medical personnel may also benefit from viewing this program.