Pain Management

Pain Management Seminar CME / CPD 

Full Course:  20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

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

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

Series 9 (PAIN9) Topics Include:  Current Opioid Crisis, Functional Abdominal Pain, Pain in the Sacroiliac Joint, Safety Issues with Cannabis, Pharmacologic Options, and more.

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

Full Course:
PAIN9
Full Course Price:
$580
Short Course:
PAIN9A, PAIN9B
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.

Course Topics

Highlights from the Comprehensive Spine Course

Differentiate radiculopathy from myelopathy; Perform a thorough assessment of patients with neck and arm pain; Determine the cause of pain in the back and legs; Optimize pain control in patients with spinal disorders; Select appropriate candidates for treatment with medical marijuana.

QUALIFIES FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT-PM165

Treatment Options for Chronic Pain

Differentiate the properties of different strains of cannabis; Assess the evidence for the use of cannabis to treat chronic pain; Determine whether a patient is a candidate for the use of cannabis to relieve chronic pain; Elaborate on central sensitization and its implications for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic pain; Recommend a multidisciplinary approach for the management of chronic pain.

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Treating Complex Conditions/ Painful Sacroiliac Joint

Recognize the intent and the limitations of practice guidelines; Assess and individualize treatment for patients presenting with complex pathology; Identify and treat vertebral compression fractures; Diagnose SI joint pain; Select appropriate interventions for treating SI joint pain.

QUALIFIES FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT-PM170

Pediatric Anesthesia and Pain Management

Identify reasons to postpone a pediatric surgical procedure; Apply a variety of topical and subcutaneous approaches for procedural pain management; Reduce anxiety in children undergoing anesthesia as well as in their parents; Prevent or mitigate postanesthesia nausea and vomiting; Interact and bond with pediatric patients and their parents.

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Interventional Pain Management/Rheumatoid Arthritis

Evaluate a patient with chronic pain; Offer first-tier therapeutic options to a patient with chronic pain; Select appropriate candidates for spinal cord stimulation; Diagnose rheumatoid arthritis; Manage a patient with rheumatoid arthritis.

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Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  Family PracticeInternal Medicine, Critical Care, Trauma, Headache Review and Neurology

If you have taken the current Pain Management 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 Pain Management 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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