Wolf at the Door: Pain and Substance Use Disorders
Martin Cheatle , PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry,
Anesthesiology Perelman School of Medicine,
University of Pennsylvania
- Distinguish the myths and facts regarding prescription opioids
- Explain the biological commonalities of pain and alcohol use disorder
- Describe the reciprocal relationship between pain and nicotine
- Discuss risk assessment and mitigation strategies for patients with pain and substance use disorders
The educational objective for the Addiction Medicine Grand Rounds is to provide health professionals with updates on addiction topics with the goals of increasing knowledge, competence, and patient care. The Addiction Medicine Lecture series is held monthly on a Thursday from 12 to 1 p.m. Be sure to log into your CME account and complete the evaluation to receive credit.
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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson and Southern Arizona VA Health Care System. The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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