Online CE: Massage Therapy for Post-operative Pain

Research indicates massage therapy can be effective for reducing pain intensity/severity and anxiety in patients undergoing surgical procedures.

Learn how massage therapy can be used to help patients better manage post-operative pain in this trusted online CE course.

Massage Therapy for Post-operative Pain | 2.5 CE Credits

  • Understand the role massage therapy can play in improving patient outcomes for post-operative patients
  • Describe how post-operative pain affects healing from surgeries
  • Identify pain-relieving medications, their methods of administration, and side effects
  • Describe how massage therapy can relieve post-operative pain and the contraindications for massage therapy
  • Define the hospital setting for massage therapists

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AMTA's continuing education helps grow your massage therapy skills while earning continuing education credits for your massage license.

Rest assured knowing our CE is rigorously vetted, NCBTMB-approved and submitted for state continuing education.

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