Directions in Pain Management, Volume 2, Print Edition

Directions in Pain Management, Volume 2, Print Edition
Item# PM-02
Standard Course Fee: $100.00
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Course Description

The objective of this continuing medical education program is to present participants with an expanded psychiatric skill set and raised awareness of clinically relevant issues in their profession. They will review key diagnostic criteria, cutting-edge treatment strategies, side effects and issues of tolerance, dependence, addiction, and exit strategies. Moreover, clinicians will review the appropriate use of medications in the management of pain.

The expected outcomes include an increase in competence, knowledge, and performance.

Directions in Pain Management, Volume 2 at a Glance
Lessons: 5
Multiple Choice Questions: 4 per lesson
Clock Hours: 10

PLEASE NOTE: Program participants who took SA-15 or DP-31 are NOT eligible to take this program.

CE Lessons in Volume 2
  • Opioids, Part 1: When Are They Useful? How Should They Be Used?
  • Opioids, Part 2: Tolerance, Pseudotolerance, Side Effects, and Other Issues
  • Opioids: Addiction or Physical Dependency? Part 1,The Truth Behind These Terms
  • Opioids: Addiction or Physical Dependency? Part 2, Assessment, Follow Up, and Exit Strategies
  • Cocaine Abuse in the Elderly: An Update

  • *Note*
    This material is considered cross-over if there has been past completion of courses: Addiction Treatment and Prevention Volume 15, or Directions in Psychiatry Volume 31

    Approval Statement
    American Medical Association
    The Hatherleigh Company, Ltd. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Hatherleigh Company, Ltd. designates this CME activity for a maximum number of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    The Hatherleigh Company, Ltd. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Hatherleigh maintains responsibility for the program and its' content.

    The Hatherleigh Company, Ltd. is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEPTM) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for programs that meet NBCC requirements. Programs for which NBCC-approved clock hours will be awarded are identified on the Website. The ACEP is solely responsible for all aspects of the program. Our NBCC provider number is #5448.

    The Hatherleigh Company, Ltd., is approved by The Association of Addiction Professionals. Our NAADAC provider number is #62695.