April 27, 2018
Pain Management Alternatives and Identification of Addiction
1:00 – 5 p.m.
presented by E. Steven Moriconi, DMDFACD, FICD
4 CE credits that will fulfill the CE requirement from Act 124 of 2016 for dentists who hold a DEA registration or use a registration and are seeking license renewal as well as dentists seeking initial licensure.
The lecture will fulfill the Act 124 of 2016, CE requirement for dentists who hold a DEA registration or use a registration and those who are seeking initial licensure in Pennsylvania. Pain management, identification of addiction and the practices of prescribing opioids will be discussed.
Upon completion of the course, the participant will:
Understand the pathology and physiology of pain and addiction.
Suggest alternative therapies for pain management.
Assess treatment programs and understand how to refer for treatment.
Cite the history and politics of opioids.
Be aware of doctor prescribing habits.