Improving Postoperative Pain Management in Patients with Complicated Pain
This Continuing Education activity is supported by an educational grant from Mallinckrodt.
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Mallinckrodt.
Daniel Abazia, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Piscataway, New Jersey
Capital Health Regional Medical Center
Trenton, New Jersey
After completing this continuing education program, the participant will be able to:
- Examine types of pain and methods of treatment.
- Explain how pain perception differs between cultures and discuss strategies to individualize pain treatments.
- Document patients who have the potential to develop opioid use disorder and manage treatment accordingly.
- Identify pain medication adverse events and strategies to manage these events.
Target audience: Pharmacists
Type of activity: Application
Release date: September 7, 2015
Expiration date: September 7, 2016
Estimated time to complete activity: 2.0 hours
Pharmacy Times Office of Continuing Professional Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity is approved for 2.0 contact hours (0.2 CEUs) under the ACPE universal activity number 0290-0000-15-099-H01-P. The activity is available for CE credit through September 7, 2016.