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All-Ohio Medical School Opioid Use Disorder Collaborative Curriculum

Funded by Ohio Mental Health & Addiction Services

A6.4. Session Overview - A plan for the measurement of pain: Physical Therapy and Exercise

The purpose of this session is to introduce non-pharmacologic treatments for pain. The discussion will include role of physical therapy and the benefits of exercise in the management of pain.

Instructional Strategy: Lecture, 1 hour

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the role of physical therapy in the management of pain 
  2. Examine the relationship between physical therapy and exercise
  3. Identify the benefits of health lifestyle habits in management of pain  

Author: Chong Kim, MD

School: Case Western Reserve University, MetroHealth Medical Center

Curriculum Template - Physical Therapy_Kim 6-19-2019