# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Patient Care Technician Task 604177951

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate methods of pain management.

Definition

Demonstration may include
  • repositioning
  • massage
  • distraction
  • guided imagery
  • population-specific pain scales
  • an understanding of how culture affects pain perception
  • heat/cold applications
  • alternative treatment: pets, music, and aromatherapy.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the fifth vital sign?
  • What are the various pain scales for determining pain levels?

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