ExpiresApril 30, 2019
American Society of Anesthesiologists
This course helps you improve patient care in the treatment of pain management in four different outpatient settings covering anesthesia: emergency medicine, urology, orthopedics and plastic surgery. Learners will explore multimodal approaches to post-operative analgesia to optimize care with an emphasis on evidence-based recommendations. Links to clinical trial data and guidelines are cited throughout each activity as a resource to reinforce learning. Minimize complications and learn the current techniques for managing acute perioperative pain in these patient settings while earning up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
ABMS Member Board Approvals by Type
ABMS MOC Part II CME Activity
NOTE: If a Member Board has not deemed this activity for MOC approval as an accredited CME activity, this activity may count toward an ABMS Member Board’s general CME requirement. Please refer directly to your Member Board’s MOC Part II Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Program Requirements.
Explore multimodal approaches to postoperative analgesia in the ambulatory/outpatient setting, with an emphasis on evidence-based recommendations
Summarize recent development in analgesia, including combination approaches, in terms of key safety and efficacy data
Appropriately select analgesia for the postoperative patient in the ambulatory setting, incorporating a multimodal approach whenever feasible
postoperative, ambulatory, pain, outpatient, multimodal
Medical Knowledge, Patient Care & Procedural Skills
CME Credit Type
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Outpatient, Rural, Urban, VA/Military