Addiction

Addiction Seminar CME / CPD 

Short Course:  10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Course(s) are appropriate for:  Subspecialist Physicians, Family Practitioners, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants (PA-C's)

Series 3A (ADC3A) Topics Include:  Withdrawal During Pregnancy, Prenatal Care for an Opioid Dependent Woman, Cannabis Use Disorder, Support After Rehab, Common Drugs of Abuse, and more. 

To view topic outline of the full or short course, select the Course Type (Full or Short) below:

Short Course:
ADC3A
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.
Only Available Option: Short Course/Part A

Course Topics

Pregnant Women and Opioid Use Disorder

Manage prenatal care for a pregnant woman with substance use disorder; Create a protocol for multimodal treatment of pain after cesarean delivery in patients with substance use disorders; Recommend appropriate nonpharmacologic interventions to treat neonatal abstinence syndrome; Discuss medication-assisted treatment with a pregnant woman who has substance use disorder; List adverse outcomes associated with maternal withdrawal from opioid during pregnancy.

QUALIFIES FOR CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Drugs in Pregnancy

Summarize recent findings of the National Survey on Drug Use and Health about use of marijuana in the United States; Counsel a pregnant woman who is using marijuana; Create a breastfeeding protocol based on guidance from the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine; Provide prenatal care to woman who is dependent on opioids; Assess the cause of postnatal weight loss in a breastfeeding infant born to a women who is dependent on opioids.

QUALIFIES FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE

E-Cigarettes/Marijuana

Differentiate characteristics of traditional combustible cigarettes from those of electronic cigarettes; Identify various electronic nicotine delivery systems and their components; Compare types of cannabinoids and forms of marijuana; Recognize risk factors and signs of cannabis use disorder; Inform patients about medical and recreational marijuana laws.

QUALIFIES FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Impairment and Substance Use Disorders in Anesthesia Providers

Discuss a variety of situations that may cause impairment in anesthesiologists; Describe the natural course of the disease of addiction; Identify warning signs and symptoms of an impaired colleague; Overcome barriers to reporting an impaired colleague; Support colleagues returning to work after rehabilitation.

QUALIFIES FOR RISK MANAGEMENT/PATIENT SAFETY/MEDICAL ERRORS
QUALIFIES FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE-SA091

Toxicology 2019

Identify the advantages and disadvantages of phenobarbital and benzodiazepines to treat alcohol withdrawal; Use an algorithm to administer phenobarbital as first-line treatment of alcohol withdrawal; Determine the cause of anion gap metabolic acidosis; Elaborate on the characteristics of common drugs of abuse; Recognize key features in the presentation of patients with drug overdose that suggest nonopioid etiologies.

QUALIFIES FOR CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY
QUALIFIES FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE-SA092

Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  Women's HealthMen's HealthFamily PracticeInternal MedicinePsychiatry and Nutrition

If you have taken the current Addiction CME / CPD Review listed above or if you are seeking additional credits, please visit: Medical Courses Coming Soon There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses available related to this specialty and courses that are soon to be released.

For over 30 years, ASI has provided Continuing Medical Education, CME & CEU and Continuing Professional Development Education (CPD) for physicians and allied professionals in Addiction plus over 40 other specialties and subspecialties.  Lectures are recorded annually at the top seminars and conferences to provide the most current medical education to our clients.

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