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Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioid Analgesics Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) 11/8/14

November 8, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The ER/LA Opioid Anaglesics REMS program will cover four distinct areas:

• Assess patients for the treatment of pain with ER/LA opioid analgesics, including analyzing risks versus potential benefits, including psychiatric history and risk of substance use.
• Incorporate strategies to effectively initiate and manage therapy, modify dosing or discontinue use of ER/LA opioid analgesics in patients with pain.
• Incorporate effective counseling for patients and caregivers about the safe use of ER/LA opioid analgesics.
• Discuss general and product-specific drug information related to ER/LA opioid analgesics.

There is no cost to attend this event, but advanced registration is appreciated. To register, please scroll down to the Tickets section.

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Program series presented by the CSMS Physician Health and Education Fund (PHEF) and the CT Department of Public Health.


November 8, 2014
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Lawrence & Memorial Hospital
365 Montauk Avenue
New London, CT United States


Catherine Wagner


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