Compassion and Support


Patients & Families

Pain Management

  • Pain Management Patient Guide: A Guide for Understanding and Managing Your Pain logostar1star2star3star4star5

    A comprehensive tool for consumers, available in English and Spanish.     

    Sub-topics within the larger document:
    • Guide to Understanding and Managing Pain English >view
      Tool that helps patients with pain prepare for visits with their providers.
    • Self-Help Options/Alternative/Complementary Medicine English | Spanish 
      A consumer guide that explains what the treatment is and when to use it.
    • Myths and Truths About Pain English | Spanish 
      A guide developed by consumers to explain the myths and truths about pain.
    • Pain Management Resources Outlines several community support groups and an extensive list of website links.
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             The purpose of this Web resource is to share best practice tools and resources that support recommendations
             for good pain assessment and management in older adults with nurses responsible for pain care in
             older adults who reside in nursing homes.

Disease Specific Pain Management