(Est time: 0.5 hrs) This case vignette module will focus on providing an opportunity to practice skills learned in the training program when treating common pain conditions while minimizing risk of addiction.
Goal: The learner will be able to minimize risk of addiction when prescribing opioids and other controlled substances for treatment of common pain conditions.
Apply what was learned in the training program about screening for substance abuse or risk of substance abuse to cases with common pain conditions
Apply what was learned in the training program about using first-line treatments first, and prescribing opioids appropriately only when needed in treating common pain conditions
Apply what was learned in the training program about ordering urine drug testing in a patient being considered for chronic opioid therapy
Apply what was learned in the training program about stratification of risk for patients with chronic pain conditions being treated with chronic opioid therapy
Demonstrate clinical skills in how to manage a common pain condition
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