1825 - Medication Management of Opioid Use Disorder
The ACGME requires that all programs “provide instruction and experience in pain management if applicable for the specialty including recognition of the signs of addiction.” This learning module addresses the need for physicians to learn how to screen for suicidality in patients before prescribing opioids.
Emergency Physicians, Emergency Medicine Trainees, Advanced Practitioners, Family Practitioners, OB/GYN Practitioners, Nurses, and Technicians in the Emergency Center
At the conclusion of the conference, participants should be able to:
- Distinguish the pharmacology of Opioid Withdrawal Syndrome (OWS) and Opioid Use Disorder (OUD).
- Analyze the different treatment initiation strategies used for OUD.
- Describe strategies for overdose prevention, treatment, and harm reduction.
Evaluation by questionnaire will address program content, presentation, and possible bias.
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Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Baylor College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of TBD AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This presentation has been designated by Baylor College of Medicine for TBD credit of education in pain management and the prescription of opioids.