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10 Things EMS Providers Need to Know About Acute Pain Management

By Team Pulsara on Aug 02, 2019

EDITOR'S NOTE: Special thanks to our guest blogger this week, Dean Meenach, MSN, RN, CNL, CEN, CCRN, CPEN, EMT-P. **

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EMS providers must have a thorough understanding of pain assessment tools and options for acute pain management, especially with the recent focus on opioid abuse.

Appropriate management of acute pain is an integral part of prehospital patient care. Here are some important things for you to know to be an effective prehospital provider.

Topics: EMS 10 Things You Need To Know