Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Complex Pain Management.
Learners should be aware of other pain management treatment options besides medication
including injection therapy, spinal cord stimulation, and intrathecal neuromodulation. They should understand reasons for referral to interventional pain management as well as contraindications for procedures.
Dates and Times
End Date: 5/10/2022
As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: DISCUSS the role
of injection and neuromodulation therapy as well as identification of appropriate patients for referral for interventional treatment; and DESCRIBE updated Ohio state regulatory laws for opioid prescribing.
You’ll also learn about the following:
- Training process for pain management specialists
- Common procedures used in pain management
- Team approach to chronic back pain
- Acupuncture in the management of complex pain
- Radiofrequency ablation
- Unique challenges of cancer pain
- Normal duration of post-operative pain
- Management of chronic post-operative pain
- Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
- Physical therapy
The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians
The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.