Date: Sep 21, 2016 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Registration closes on Sep 21, 2016 01:45 PM
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Requirements for CE Credit
Registration closes on Sep 21, 2016
at 01:45 PM
- Summarize the available evidence supporting methadone use as a coanalgesic in palliative care patients.
- Describe the strengths and weaknesses of Courtemanche et al’s 2016 cohort study evaluating methadone use as a coanalgesic in palliative care patients.
- Discuss the benefits and burdens of opioid rotation to methadone versus addition of low-dose methadone as a coanalgesic for palliative care patients with severe uncontrolled pain.
- Identify important unanswered questions regarding methadone use as a coanalgesic.
Kashelle Lockman, Pharm.D., M.A.
Brief Bio : Kashelle Lockman is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science at the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy. Her area of practice is hospice and palliative care.
Disclosure : Kashelle Lockman has completed and submitted the SIUE School of Pharmacy Continuing Pharmacy Education Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest and none were reported.