Oakstone CME Addiction Medicine for Non-Specialists

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Addiction Medicine for Non-Specialists is a case-based, review that takes a comprehensive look at the most relevant information on the identification and management of substance use disorders.

Headed by Christopher W. Shanahan, MD, MPH, expert speakers cover major substances used — alcohol, opioids, stimulants, benzodiazepines, tobacco/nicotine, and cannabis — and defines longitudinal, comprehensive and coordinated care strategies. This addiction medicine CME course will help you to better:

  • Define addiction in terms of it being a relapsing and chronic disease
  • Distinguish between pharmacologic, medical, and behavioral strategies for opioid use treatment
  • Outline approaches to identify and treat substance use in adolescents and adults
  • Identify the commonly occurring infectious diseases seen in patients with addictions
  • Compare prescribing patterns for patients with acute and chronic pain
  • Classify psychiatric disorders that coexist with substance use disorders

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