{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Multimodal Analgesia for Acute Pain: An Evidence-Based Approach

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on current issues affecting pain management.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Identify issues related to assessing and managing acute pain in accordance with evidence-based guidelines in order to minimize the likelihood of its becoming chronic.
  2. Examine the benefits and risks of various multimodal analgesic therapies used in the treatment of acute postoperative and trauma-related pain.
  3. Select evidence-based practices for preventing or minimizing, detecting, and managing unintended sedation and respiratory depression in adult hospitalized patients receiving opioids.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH
  • GA - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: AJN0317S
Published: Mar 2017
Expires: 3/5/2021
Passing Score: 29/41 (70%)
Authors: Carla R. Jungquist, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, FAAN; April Hazard Vallerand, PhD, RN, FAAN; Corinna Sicoutris, MSN, CRNP, FCCM; Kyung N. Kwon, MSN, CRNP, CCRP; Rosemary C. Polomano, PhD, RN, FAAN; FAAN, Mechele Fillman, MSN, NP-C; Nicholas A. Giordano, BSN, RN; Kelly L. Wiltse Nicely, PhD, CRNA; Kirsten Smith, MSN, ACNP-BC, ACNS-BC