Chronic Cancer Pain Patient Treatment Masterclass

Course description

Develop a referral path and share a platform for a care pathway discussion

Target Audience

Team with oncologist and experienced implanters willing to use TDD for patient with cancer pain, ideally from the same centre or network:

  • Medical oncologist
  • Pain therapist (implanters with basic TDD experience that wish to approach cancer patients)
  • Palliative therapist

Learning objectives

At the end of this training participants will be able to have developed a better understanding of:

  • The treatment algorithm (oncologist)
  • Patient selection and how to present the therapy to the patient
  • How to treat specific class of patient and cancer
  • Trialling implantation methods depending on cancer type
  • Troubleshooting in over and undergoes (practical cases)
  • Patient follow-up including refill and drug management

Past courses