On-Demand | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2021: Ambulatory Alcohol Withdrawal Management

Ambulatory Alcohol Withdrawal Management

Allison Yeh
Dr. Yeh is a third-year resident at Swedish First Hill Family Medicine Residency with a particular interest in addiction medicine. Her continuity clinic is at the Ballard site and has a high volume of patients with chronic pain and substance use disorders. 

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:

  1. Describe signs and symptoms of alcohol withdrawal​.
  2. Review risk assessment tools and criteria to stratify patients to ambulatory versus inpatient care of alcohol withdrawal​.
  3. Describe pharmacotherapy for ambulatory alcohol withdrawal management​.
  4. Discuss monitoring protocols following initiation of treatment and criteria to escalate to next level of care​.
  5. Review local and online resources for psychosocial support​.

Additional Information

Format: 
Online
Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours
  • 1.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
06/11/2021
Expires: 
06/11/2025
Cost:
$25.00

Professional Credit

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours
  • 1.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$25.00
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