Controlled Substance

Controlled Substance Seminar CME / CPD

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

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

Series 1-1A (CSB1-1A) Topics Include:  Opiod Withdrawal During Pregnancy, Comorbidities in Patients Taking Opioids, Alternatives to Opioid-Based Analgesia, Options for Constipation, Fetus Ingestion of Illicit Drugs, and more.

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Short Course:
CSB1-1A
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

The Opioid Crisis: Safe Prescribing for Patients with Acute and Chronic Pain

Write institutional guidelines for treatment of acute and chronic pain; Discuss the various causes of the opioid crisis in the United States; Create a plan for postoperative pain management with a patient planning a major surgical procedure; Evaluate pain, function, and comorbidities in patients taking opioids; Recognize and manage opioid-induced hyperalgesia.

QUALIFIES FOR CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY AND CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES

Enhanced Recovery and Multimodal Analgesia

Recognize the adverse effects of opioids; Evaluate evidence from studies of acute opioid-related hyperalgesia; Implement perioperative multimodal analgesia as an alternative to opioid-based analgesia; Reduce the need for large prescriptions for opioids in patients discharged from the hospital; Consider alternatives to opioids for perioperative pain control based on each agent's pathophysiology and effects.

QUALIFIES FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT, CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY OR CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES-CSB004

Opioids and Benzodiazepines/Constipation

List factors that contribute to opioid abuse and misuse; Review data about opioid use for chronic pain and cancer pain management; Minimize risks of opioid use by using appropriate screening tools and discontinuing long-term use; Perform testing to identify causes of constipation; Counsel patients about treatment options for constipation.

Opioid Use During Pregnancy/Interstitial Cystitis

List indications for antepartum nonstress testing in patients with opioid addiction; Counsel a patient who asks about risks to the fetus from ingestion of illicit drugs during pregnancy; Collaborate with an addiction specialist to provide medication-assisted treatment for a pregnant woman with opioid addiction; Diagnose interstitial cystitis; Manage a patient with interstitial cystitis using first-line through fourth-line therapies.

Additional Information

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Other courses of interest may include: Internal MedicineOncologyPediatricsFamily PracticePsychology, and Psychiatry

If you have taken the current Controlled Substance 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.

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