Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Describe the roles of the members of the health care team in their respective responsibilities for quality care.
2. Discuss how noncompliance with pain coping mechanisms can alter the perception of pain and pain scores.
3. Discuss the utility of cannabinoids in pain management.
4. Discuss impact of poor socioeconomic status on the alteration of pain.
5. Discuss contraindications for injection based therapy.

Faculty

Amruta Desai, MD
Pain Fellow
University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
Physician
Baystate Medical Center 

Neil Patel, MD
Pain Fellow
University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
Physician
Baystate Medical Center 

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.

 

Session date: 
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Location: 
Pain Management Center
3400 Main Street
2nd Floor
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Risk Management

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