Understanding Pain Medication Pharmacology, Abuse-Deterrent Formulations, and When and How to Use Them
Recorded for 2022 National Conference | Part of the Opioid and Controlled Substance Prescribing Bundle
Category: Opioid and Controlled Substance Prescribing Bundle
, Acute Care
, Cert Exam Domain - Planning
, Courses that Meet DEA Requirements
, End Of Life Care
, Expiring Soon
, Health Promotion
, Psych/ Mental Health
, Telehealth / Technology
, Urgent Care
, Wound Care (show less)
Other: Acute Care
, End-of-Life Planning
, Health Promotion
, Integrative Health
, Men's Health
, Mental Health
, Military/Uniformed Services Health Care
, Occupational Health
, Pain Management
, Palliative Care
, Urgent Care
, Women's Health
This CE activity was recorded for the 2022 AANP National Conference.
|Content Expires:||September 30, 2023 (11:59 p.m. CT)|
CE for this activity will not be available after this date.
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NPs who infrequently treat acute and chronic pain and patients with misuse histories will benefit by understanding the relationships between drug families, mechanisms of action and the appropriate times to prescribe them safely.
This activity includes 1.35 hours of CE on controlled substance/opioid prescribing for chronic pain.
- Discuss CDC recommended pharmacological prescribing for acute pain management.
- Discuss CDC recommended pharmacological prescribing for chronic pain management.
- Describe prescribing considerations for pain management in the opioid use disorder patient.
- Identify and differentiate abuse-deterrent drug properties.
- Summarize the impact of abuse-deterrent opioids on providers and on the opioid epidemic.
Randall Hudspeth, PhD, APRN-CNP, FRE, FAANP
Brett Snodgrass, MSN, FNP-C, ACHPN, FAANP
This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies.
Randall Hudspeth Disclosures
Brett Snodgrass Disclosures
- No financial relationship with any product or pharmaceutical company.
- Does independent practice breakdown assessments for Boards of Nursing specific to opioid prescribing by APRNs.
- Represented AANP on the CO*RE opioid education REMS workgroup.
- Fellow in National Academy Regulatory Excellence.
- Salix Pharmaceuticals – Opioid Induced Constipation.
- All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.
This educational activity may contain opinions of the authors from their personal experience. The activity may contain discussion of published and/ or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings. Further, attendees/ participants should appraise the information presented critically and are encouraged to consult appropriate resources for any product or device mentioned in this program.
DisclaimerIndividuals who have contributed to the CE Center (content originally from the 2022 AANP National Conference) were carefully selected for their knowledge and experience in the subject area under review. This presentation is informational only and may contain opinions of the authors from their personal experience that do not necessarily express the opinions of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). The activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings. Clinical practice is a constantly changing process and new information becomes available every day. Neither AANP nor the contributing individuals can warrant that the material will continue to be accurate, nor do they warrant that the material is completely free of errors upon publication. Attendees and participants should appraise the information presented critically and are encouraged to consult appropriate resources for any product or device mentioned in this program.
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|1.35 Contact Hour(s) of CE,
All of which may be applied towards Pharmacology
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