Table of Contents

Pain, pain everywhere ... almost.
Assessment.
AGS 2009 guidelines for pharmacological management of persistent pain in older adults.
Spirituality as an adjunct to pain management.
The role of rehabilitation in managing pain in seniors.
Pharmacotherapy of pain in older adults: nonopioid.
Pharmacotherapy of pain in older adults: opioid and adjuvant.
Interventional strategies for pain management.
Pain management in long-term care.
The politics of pain: legislative and public policy issues.
The internet and electronic medical records to assist with pain relief.
Navigating pain care: trials, tribulations, and triumphs and resources to help.
Suggestions for change: education, policy, and communication.