The Challenge of Pain 2013 - Opioids for Chronic Pain and Addiction Treatment
This course presents practical pharmacological approaches used in treating pain.
The course was recorded in January 2013 at a conference provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include an audio presentation and handouts.
Publish Date: June 13, 2013. This course will be available for three years from this date.
To register, click the Register button. If already registered, click the Continue button to go to your course.
Nurse practioners, clinical nurse specialists, staff nurses, physicians, physician assistants, psychologists, pharmacist, social workers, physical therapists and other healthcare professionals in a variety of settings.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
- Describe the use of opioids in patients with substance abuse and chronic pain.
Describe the use of opioids in patients with substance abuse and chronic pain.
Joseph Merrill, MD, MPH
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle
- 1.20 Contact hours
- 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level