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F013 - Pain Management for the Dermatologist

Friday, February 16; 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Choose appropriate opiate and non-opiate pain management strategies for medical and surgical dermatology patients
  • Identify patients who are best served by referral to a pain specialist
  • Identify and appropriately manage opiate-seeking behavior

Description

In the current era of an opiate epidemic, this session aims to review the role of dermatologists in pain management. We will review various opiate and non-opiate pharmaceutical options, discuss safe prescription practices and discuss signs of abuse and appropriate multidisciplinary care. Respective lectures will focus on various medical and procedural dermatology conditions which may require acute or chronic pain management.

Disclosures

  • Carroll, Bryan T., MD, PhD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Lawson, Prentiss, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Micheletti, Robert, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Phillips, Carlton, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
Schedule
Friday, February 16
9:00 AM
Dr. Phillips / Introduction
9:10 AM
Dr. Lawson / Insight from a pain specialist
10:00 AM
Dr. Carroll / Pain management in procedural dermatology
10:30 AM
Dr. Micheletti / Pain management in medical dermatology
Event Details
  • Date
    Friday, February 16
  • Time
    9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location
    Room 3
  • CME Credits
    2.00
  • Type
    New
Directors/Co-Directors
  • Carlton Phillips, MD, FAAD
Speakers
  • Bryan T. Carroll, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Prentiss Lawson, MD - Handout
  • Robert Micheletti, MD, FAAD - Handout