Comprehensive Review of Pain Medicine

Oakstone Clinical Update

Stay on top of new trends and improve outcomes in the management of chronic pain.

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Improve Performance in the Management of Chronic Pain

Comprehensive Review of Pain Medicine will improve your understanding of new trends in pain management. It features audio lectures with accompanying slides and covers new advances in pain physiology, controlled substance risk management strategies and special patient group needs for the management of chronic pain. It will help you to better:

  • Describe the pathophysiology of pain and common diagnoses found in a chronic pain population
  • Describe general treatment principles, including psychological and rehabilitative approaches
  • Identify improved risk management approaches to the prescribing of controlled substances and diversion-resistant formulations
  • Provide multidisciplinary treatment plans in collaboration with other specialists
  • Reexamine current approaches and understand alternate treatments

Discover New Guidelines

A clinically based review, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in pain medicine provides AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, it provides access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so that you may confidently incorporate the latest thinking and guidelines into your daily practice.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

Quick Facts

Provider: Oakstone

Course Director:
Edgar L. Ross, MD
Senior Clinician, Pain Management Center
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Associate Professor of Anaesthesia
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Credits: Earn AMA PRA Category
1 Credits

  • The Epidemiology of the Opioid Crisis: Behind the Headlines - Vanila M. Singh, MD
  • Public Policy and the Opioid Crisis: One State’s Experience - Rachel A. Levine, MD
  • The Opioid Epidemic and the Payor - Thomas Kowalski, RPh
  • Chronic Opioid Therapy and the DEA - Edward Michna, MD, JD
  • Moving Beyond Opioids for Pain Management - Paul F. White, PhD, MD
  • Opioids, Toxicology and Use Patterns - Mohammed Issa, MD
  • Opioids and Pediatric Pain Medicine - Pradeep Dinakar, MB, BS
  • Chronic Opioid Therapy and Physician Decision Making - David Seaver, MD
  • Organizing Institutional Support for Opioid Prescribers and Rational Decision Making - Scott G. Weiner, MD
  • Restorative Electrical Stimulation for Back Pain - Christopher J. Gilligan, MD
  • Restorative Electrical Stimulation for the Post Stroke Shoulder - Marc Huntoon, MD
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation – New Advances and Devices - Robert Jason Yong, MD
  • Electrical Stimulation for Pain - Beyond the Epidural Space - Assia Valovska, MD
  • Intrathecal Pharmacology – New Insights and Understanding - Tony L. Yaksh, PhD
  • Suicide and Chronic Pain – Insights from the Front Lines - Mary Esther Rohman, PhD
  • Pain Management for House Staff - Jason Ross, MB, BS
  • Palliative Care for Clinicians – Moving Beyond Hospice - Kate Brizzi, MD
  • Interventional Procedure Considerations at the End of Life - Sanjeet Narang, MB, BS
  • Pain Medicine – A Primer for Mid-levels - Michael Ferrick, RN, NP
  • Interventional Management of Spasticity - Chloe S. Slocum, MD, MPH
  • Ultrasound for Musculoskeletal Procedures - Cheri A. Blauwet, MD
  • Neuroanatomy for Ultrasound Guided Pain Procedures - Kamen V. Vlassakov, MD
  • Percutaneous Spinal Procedures – Beyond the Needle - Bahdan Chopko, MD
  • Pain and the Brain: The Future of fMRI and PET in Pain Medicine - Vitaly J. Napadow, PhD
  • Applying the Principals of Patient Engagement in Pain Medicine: Improving Pain Management and Reducing Opioid Use - Robert N. Jamison, PhD
  • Are Cannabinoids the New Frontier in Pain Management - Mellar P. Davis, MD
  • Opioids and the Injured Worker - Edgar L. Ross, MD
  • Treating Pain in the Addict - Mohammed Issa, MD
  • Opioid Risk Management for Clinicians - Jayne Pawasauskas, PharmD, BCPS
  • Can NGF Inhibitors Replace Opioids? - Edgar L. Ross, MD
  • Explaining the CDC Guidelines - Michele L. Matthews, PharmD
  • Buprenorphine and its Role in Pain Medicine - Daniel P. Alford, MD
  • Do Epidural Steroid Injections Work? - Srdjan S. Nedeljkovic, MD
  • RFL for Back and Neck Pain, Why the Controversy - Srdjan S. Nedeljkovic, MD
  • Endocrinology and Pain - Robert R. Edwards, PhD
  • Pain and Dementia - Mohammed Issa, MD
  • Pain Medicine and Psychiatry - Ajay D. Wasan, MD
  • Patient Care and the Use of Placebos: Nonspecific Treatment Effects in Pain Medicine - Robert N. Jamison, PhD
  • Measuring Outcomes – Beyond VAS - Robert R. Edwards, PhD
  • Neonatal Pain Medicine - Pradeep Dinakar, MBBS
  • Telemedicine and the Future of Healthcare - Edgar L. Ross, MD
  • Postoperative Pain Medicine without Opioids: Are We There Yet - Jose L. Zeballos, MD
  • Postoperative Pain Management in High-Risk Patients - Darin J. Correll, MD
  • Opioids for Pain – Where is the Pendulum Now - David A. Thomas, MD
  • Vertebral Augmentation - Joshua A. Hirsch, MD

Course Director

Edgar L. Ross, MD

  • Senior Clinician, Pain Management Center
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Anaesthesia
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Speakers

Daniel P. Alford, MD

Cheri A. Blauwet, MD

Kate Brizzi, MD

Bohdan Chopko, MD

Darin J. Correll, MD

Mellar P. Davis, MD, FCCP, FAAHPM

Pradeep Dinakar, MD, MS, FAAP

Robert R. Edwards, PhD, MSPH

Michael Ferrick, RN, NP

Christopher J. Gilligan, MD

Joshua A. Hirsch, MD, FACR, FSIR, FSNIS

Marc Huntoon, MD

Mohammed Issa, MD

Robert N. Jamison, PhD

Thomas Kowalski, RPh

Rachel A. Levine, MD

Michele L. Matthews, PharmD, CPE, BCACP, FASHP

Edward Michna, MD, JD

Vitaly J. Napadow, PhD

 

Sanjeet Narang, MB, BS

Srdjan S. Nedeljkovic, MD

Jayne Pawasauskas, PharmD, BCPS

Ryan T. Petersen, MD

Mary Esther Rohman, PhD

Edgar L. Ross, MD

Jason Ross, MB, BS

David Seaver, RPh, JD

Vanila M. Singh, MD

Chloe S. Slocum, MD

David A. Thomas, PhD

Assia Valovska, MD

Kamen V. Vlassakov, MD

Ajay D. Wasan, MD

Scott G. Weiner, MD, MPH

Paul F. White, PhD, MD

Tony L. Yaksh, PhD

Robert Jason Yong, MD

Jose L. Zeballos, MD

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing LLC designates this enduring material for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: TBD
Date Credits Expire: TBD

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this CME activity, you will be better able to:

  • Describe the pathophysiology of pain and common diagnoses found in a chronic pain population
  • Describe general treatment principles, including psychological and rehabilitative approaches
  • Identify improved risk management approaches to the prescribing of controlled substances and diversion-resistant formulations
  • Provide multidisciplinary treatment plans in collaboration with other specialists
  • Reexamine current approaches and understand alternate treatments including the use of medical marijuana

Intended Audience

  • Practicing pain physicians
  • Physicians enrolled in pain fellowship programs
  • Primary care and middle-level practitioners interested in improving their chronic pain expertise or requiring courses for renewing licensure