This foundational presentation will empower the participant to appreciate, recognize, incorporate, and understand relevant prescribing laws, best practice guidelines and tools to ultimately prescribe opioids to mitigate opioid harm as well as opioid use disorders. Further, the participant will be able to recognize problematic or aberrant drug-taking behaviors and be able to distinguish unintentional misuse, abuse, and diversion.
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Release Date: 02/09/2021 Expiration Date: 12/31/2023
PRESENT e-Learning Systems is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. PRESENT e-Learning Systems has approved this activity for a maximum of 1 continuing education contact hours
Release Date: 02/09/2021 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022
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