Online Education | Women's Health Drug Therapy 2019: Treatment of Neuropathic Pain
Treatment of Neuropathic Pain
Focus on Pharmacology
Neuropathic pain presents unique challenges for patients and providers. This module focuses on pharmacologic options for treating neuropathic pain.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Make your diagnosis of neuropathic pain.
- Prescribe a dose of first-line neuropathic pain medications.
- Demonstrate a rational approach to polypharmacy treatment of neuropathic pain.
Brett Stacey, MD
Professor and Medical Director, UW Center for Pain Relief, Seattle, WA
- 1.20 Contact hours
- 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level