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Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioid Analgesics Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) 12/10/14

December 10, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This event is now at capacity and registration has been closed – 11/25/13.

The next scheduled opioid prescribing CME event is the SCOPE of Pain program on March 13, 2015. Click here for details.

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.

Hosted by the Fairfield County Medical Association

Please click here for CME Accreditation details

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

Details

Date:
December 10, 2014
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

AmeriCares
88 Hamilton Avenue
Stamford, CT 06902 United States

Organizer

Catherine Wagner
Phone:
203-865-0587 x102
Email:
cwagner@csms.org

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