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Opioid Issues in Youth Pain Management for Orthopedic Injuries


Opioid Issues in Youth Pain Management for Orthopedic Injuries

CME Certificate Fee: $25.00 (USD) for certificate
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Estimated time to complete this activity: 1.00 hours
Author(s): Mohammad Mortazavi,MD
DISCLOSURE STATEMENT: All author(s), contributor(s), editor(s), and CME Office Reviewer(s) state that they do not have any financial arrangements with commercial interests that could constitute a conflict of interest.
Further Author Information | Further CME Information
Meets Special CME Requirements in: Alabama, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Iowa, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia     Learn More >>

New York Licensees: This course will NOT meet the NY pain management/palliative care/addiction requirement for prescribers.

Outcome Objectives:

As a result of completing this activity, the participant will be better able to:

  • Manage adolescent non-cancer pain using non-opioid therapies.
  • Cite at least two key safe opioid prescribing practices from state or CDC guidelines.
  • Review trends in opioid overdose and misuse among U.S. adolescents over the last twenty years.

Learning Format: Case-based, interactive online course, including mandatory assessment questions (number of questions varies by course or module). Please also read the Technical Requirements.

CME Sponsor: University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
Credit Designation and Accreditation Statements >>
Current CME Approval Period: June 25, 2018 - June 24, 2020
Original Release Date: June 25, 2018
Most Recent Review by Author: June 25, 2018
Most Recent Review by CME Sponsor: June 25, 2018
Financial Support Received: Supported by a grant from the Arizona Governor's Office for Youth, Faith, and Families (ADHS14-067194:1)
Opioid Issues in Youth Pain Management for Orthopedic Injuries
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Current CME Approval Period: June 25, 2018 - June 24, 2020
Financial Support Received: Supported by a grant from the Arizona Governor's Office for Youth, Faith, and Families (ADHS14-067194:1)

ACCME/AMA PRA Accreditation Statement

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


CME Office Contact Information and CME Disclosure

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
Office of Continuing Medical Education
520-626-7832
uofacme@email.arizona.edu

The following University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson CME Reviewers, Activity Directors, or Planning Committee Members have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests that could constitute a conflict of interest with the proposed activity:

Robert Amend, M.Ed.
Randa Kutob, MD

Opioid Issues in Youth Pain Management for Orthopedic Injuries
About the Author

Mohammad Mortazavi, MD
Dr. Mortazavi is a dual board-certified pediatric sports medicine physician who founded the first dedicated pediatric sports medicine program in Tucson (Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation, and Concussion Center, aka, SPARCC). Dr. Mortazavi received his medical degree from the University of California at Davis, where he also completed his pediatrics residency. He then earned a fellowship in pediatric sports medicine at Children's Hospital Colorado in Denver. Dr. Mortazavi's practice includes exercise prescriptions for athletes with chronic illness, sports nutrition, and injury-prevention programs.

Disclosure: Dr. Mortazavi states that he does not have any financial arrangements that could constitute a conflict of interest.

About the Reviewers/Editors

Daniel Derksen, MD
Dr. Derksen is the Walter H. Pearce Endowed Chair and Director of the University of Arizona (UA) Center for Rural Health (AzCRH). He is also Professor in the Public Health Policy and Management Program at UA's Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health. As AzCRH Director, he oversees the State Office of Rural Health (AzSORH), the Rural Hospital Flexibility Program (AzFlex), the Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program (AzSHIP), and the AzCRH Navigator Consortium.

Disclosure: Dr. Derksen states that he does not have any financial arrangements that could constitute a conflict of interest.

Randa Kutob, MD
Dr. Kutob is an Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson and Director of the Office of Continuing Medical Education. She is a board-certified Family Medicine physician and Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine with extensive teaching, clinical work, and research in the arena of cross-cultural care and chronic disease prevention and treatment.

Disclosure: Dr. Kutob states that she does not have any financial arrangements that could constitute a conflict of interest.

Opioid Issues in Youth Pain Management for Orthopedic Injuries
Ratings (859 responses)
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Average Rating: 4.00/5.00
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Average Rating: 4.27/5.00
User Comments
by Hidden | Jun 16, 2019
In a perfect world, parents and patients are honest about narcotic use whether it be using from a friend or family member; unfortunately, I have not found that to be the case in real life.
by Hidden | Jun 13, 2019
Better for primary care but I am an Otolaryngologist.
by Hidden | Jun 2, 2019
great course
by Hidden | May 9, 2019
well designed course
by Patrick Boyle | May 6, 2019
good course
by Howard Shapiro | May 5, 2019
I review cases of applicants appealing to the Social Security Administration for SSDI. Acute pain with opioids initiated and refilled by primary care providers is a pervasive issue. This case is a good review of the problem.`
Opioid Issues in Youth Pain Management for Orthopedic Injuries
This course meets general AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit(s)TM requirements in states that have a CME requirement.

Based on information from state licensing authorities, this program meets special CME requirements in these states:

Alabama Controlled Substance Prescribing Practices CME
Arizona Opioid-Related, Substance Use-Related, or Addiction-Related CME
California Pain Management CME
California Controlled Substance Education (Physician Assistant CME Requirement)
Required for PAs, not MD/DOs.
Connecticut Behavioral Health CME
Delaware Controlled Substance Prescribing Practices CME
Georgia Controlled Substance Prescribing / Pain Management CME
Iowa Chronic Pain Management CME
Louisiana Prescribing of Controlled Dangerous Substances (CDS) CME
Maine Prescribing of Opioid Medication CME
Maryland Opioid Prescribing CME
Massachusetts Risk Management CME
Massachusetts Opiod Education/Pain Management CME
May be counted as risk management credits.
Michigan Pain and Symptom Management CME
Mississippi Prescribing Controlled Substances CME
Nevada Medical Ethics CME
New Jersey Prescription Opioids
New Mexico Pain Management CME
North Carolina Controlled Substance Prescribing CME
Oregon Pain Management / Terminally Ill / End of Life CME
Pennsylvania Risk Management / Patient Safety CME
Pennsylvania Pain Management and Opioid Prescribing CME
Rhode Island Opioid Pain Management / Chronic Pain Management CME
South Carolina Prescribing and Monitoring Controlled Substances CME
Tennessee Controlled Substance Prescribing CME
Texas Pain Management CME
These courses meet the pain management CME requirement for pain management clinics.
Vermont Prescribing of Controlled Substances CME
Virginia Pain Management and the Proper Prescribing of Controlled Substances CME

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Opioid Issues in Youth Pain Management for Orthopedic Injuries
Technical Requirements

This web-based activity is offered online and requires an always-on connection to the Internet (the activity cannot be downloaded). The activity works on PC or Mac computers and most tablet computers. The activity should work with the newer versions of major Internet browsers, including Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome, and Safari. JavaScript should be enabled in all browsers, and Popups and first party cookies need to be accepted from www.VLH.com. You should also have the latest, free Adobe Reader installed for reading documents.

For additional information, read the Technical Assistance FAQ.

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