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Managing Pain in the Setting of Co-morbid Substance Use Disorder
Presenter
Kathleen Broglio, DNP, ANP-BC, ACHPN, CPE, FPCN, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Nurse Practitioner in Palliative Medicine, and a Scholar at the Collaboratory for Implementation Sciences at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Target Audience
Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Physicians and Registered Nurses involved in acute or ambulatory pain management.
Webinar Description
The purpose of this session is to provide guidance to improve clinical management of acute and chronic pain in individuals with substance use disorder.
Clinicians are challenged daily with managing both acute and chronic pain in individuals with substance use disorder. The presenters will describe the challenges and opportunities to manage pain in this population both in the acute care environment and in the ambulatory environment. Using a case based approach the presenter will describe options for managing both acute and chronic pain for patients taking methadone, buprenorphine or naltrexone for treatment of opioid use disorder as well as those who are still engaged in substance use and those in remission, not currently taking medications.
Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, learners should be able to:

  • Develop treatment strategies to treat acute and chronic pain in individuals with opioid use disorder receiving medications for opioid use disorder.
  • Discuss pain management strategies for individuals with pain who are currently engaged in illicit substance use.
  • Describe challenges in pain management strategies for individuals with substance use disorder in remission not utilizing medications for opioid use disorder.
Summary
Availability: On-Demand
Expires on 05/27/2023
Cost: FREE
Credit Offered:
1 Attendance Credit
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Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by grant nos. 1H79TI081968 and 1H79TI083343 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

 
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