1. Review the Course Information
Title: Pain Management and Best Practices
Origin: PAFP and WellSpan Health CME Conference - Gettysburg 2019
Presenter: Christopher Kent Echterling, MD
- Identify strategies to incorporate evidence-based non-opioid therapies for pain management and guideline-based safe opioid prescribing practices into team-based care;
- Develop a practical risk-benefit framework for decision making on the initiation, continuation, dosage modification, and discontinuation of opioid analgesics in the treatment of acute and chronic pain;
- Improve communication strategies to use with patients not meeting treatment goals or demonstrating behaviors concerning for opioid misuse;
- Identify potential resources for pain and addiction management consultations.
Faculty Disclosure Statement: This educational activity is funded in part by an educational grant from Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., which has no control over its content. The speaker has no conflict of interest, financial agreement, or working affiliation with any group or organization. The speaker has attested that their presentation will be free of all commercial bias toward a specific company and its products. The speaker indicated that the content of the presentation will not include discussion of unapproved or investigational uses of products or devices.
CME Credits: 1.00 credits
Handouts: download here
Patient Safety (y/n): Yes
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3. Watch the Video
4. Take the Post -Test
This enduring material, Pain Management and Best Practices, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 1.00 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CME Certificate Explanation
You must complete the post-test as proof of participation in order to receive your CME certificate. After completion of the post-test, you will be directed to a webpage where you can download your CME certificate.
This educational activity is funded in part by an educational grant from Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., which has no control over its content.