Cancer pain education for patients and the public

Betty R. Ferrell, Gloria Juarez

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Pain education for patients and the public is an essential element of improved pain management. This article reports on the implementation of a national training project, Cancer Pain Education for Patients and the Public (CPEPP). The CPEPP curriculum was designed to address the multiple opportunities for pain education and to provide resources and support for successful implementation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)329-336
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Pain and Symptom Management
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1 2002
Externally publishedYes


  • Cancer
  • Education
  • Pain
  • Patients
  • Public

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nursing(all)
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


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