E-learning educational resources
Pain in Older People, Learning , Victorian Geriatric Medicine Training Program (approximately 1 hour to complete the three sections)
Online education program for NSQHS , Health Service accreditation in Victoria, Department of Health and Human Services
Audio-visual educational resources
Understanding pain and what to do about it in less than 5 , Hunter Medical Local video
Pain Australia Website & Fact
Acute pain management measurement 2007, The Victorian Quality Council
The Australian Pain Society 2005, Pain in residential aged care facilities – management : These guidelines are written for use in residential care but have a great deal of useful information for managing pain in any setting.
Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists and Faculty of Pain Medicine 2005, Managing acute pain: a guide for , Australian Government National Health and Medical Research Council.
British Pain Society and British Geriatric Society 2007, Guidance on: The assessment of pain in older , British Pain Society and British Geriatric Society,
Royal College of Physicians, British Geriatrics Society, British Pain Society 2007, The assessment of pain in older people: national , Concise guidance to good practice series, No. 8, RCP, London. Includes algorithm of the assessment of pain in older people.