July 26, 2016

CHRONIC PAIN MANAGEMENT

General Information:

Schedule: Saturday, 14h45 & 17h00
Lecturers: José Castro Lopes, MD PhD | José Romão, MD PhD
Level: C

Workshop’s Description:

Do you know how to approach a patient in pain? Do you know how to diagnose whether this pain is chronic or acute? In this workshop you will learn how to handle a patient with pain, what is used to measure it and how to manage chronic pain.

No lab coat is required!

About our Lecturers:

  • José Castro Lopes, MD PhD – Chair of Pain Medicine, FMUP; Director of the Postgraduate Course on Pain Medicine, FMUP; Councillor of the International Association for the Study of Pain – IASP
  • José Romão, MD – Consultant in Anesthesia with Competence in Pain Medicine; Coordinator of Pain Unit, Serviço Anestesiologia – Centro Hospitalar do Porto; Steering Comittee Cordinator of National Strategic Plan for Prevention and Pain Control