TheSynapse eLearning


Treating Acute Pain

Price: Free

This e-learning session summarises key points in the diagnosis and management of acute pain and helps to remind the healthcare professional on the importance of a full clinical examination and on the correct use of the various analgesic drugs in a multimodal model keeping in mind the various limitations and side-effects. It also reminds the listener of the complexity of pain and the various types of pain including neuropathic pain and its specific management.


 Learning Objectives :

  • To understand the complexity of dealing with acute pain
  • To discuss the various treatment options as well as their side effects and contraindications
  • To highlight the need for referral to specialist care and further investigations



Better understanding of the use of various analgesics and their combination in a multi-modal  model for the appropriate management of acute pain.


Partner Organisation:

Association of Anaesthesiologists of Malta ,
Department of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine



  Accreditation valid until 1st March 2020
Image result for malta, mam Medical Association of Malta as representative of UEMS 0.5 Credits
Malta College of Family Doctors Malta College of Family Doctors   0.5 Credits








Short Description

An overview of acute pain including its diagnosis, pharmacological management and situations in which referral is necessary.

Course Info




Meet Our Teacher

Dr Carmel Abela

Dr Carmel Abela


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