Opioids: Diminishing Returns for Pain Management and Increasing Addiction Risk

Green Clock Hours: 0.50

The goal of this webinar is to present general information on the difference between acute and chronic pain and the emotions and behaviors associated with each, the disconnect between the use of opioids to treat chronic pain and the number of people suffering from pain, and how certain types of mental health and medical conditions can have an impact on the risk of addiction to opiates. This webinar is derived from portions of a Relias webinar titled “The Treatment of Chronic Pain.” Some of the material referenced from the original webinar does not appear in this version.

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The goal of this webinar is to present general information on the difference between acute and chronic pain and the emotions and behaviors associated with each, the disconnect between the use of opioids to treat chronic pain and the number of people suffering from pain, and how certain types of mental health and medical conditions can have an impact on the risk of addiction to opiates. This webinar is derived from portions of a Relias webinar titled “The Treatment of Chronic Pain.” Some of the material referenced from the original webinar does not appear in this version.

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