Description: This course is intended to satisfy SBDE rules 111.1 and 104.1 as of this date. The material covered will discuss safe and effective pain management related to the prescription of opioids and other controlled substances as well as approved procedures of prescribing and monitoring controlled substances.
After the presentation, the participant will:
learn the history of opioid use globally.
learn the nature of contemporary opioid overuse in the US
learn how non-opioid analgesics compare to opioid analgesic efficacy.
learn indications and contraindications of opioid and non-opioid analgesics.
learn analgesic strategies to maximize pain control for their patients.
Check-in: 5:30pm Program time: 6:00-8:00pm
LIVE INTERACTIVE WEBINAR
TSBDE considers "Live Active Webinar" equal to an "In Person" course. Full CE credit hours are awarded. This webinar is NOT pre-recorded. It is live and interactive with the presenter. This course will not be held on campus.
On the week of the course, you will receive an email with a weblink to this virtual webinar. This same email will also provide a link to the course handout. Download this PDF document to your device. Remember to look for this email notice on the email address you provided us when creating your UT Health CDE account. Check your email account’s Inbox and Junk/Spam folders.
We have opened another class on December 20th, 2021
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