This program can be viewed as a live interactive webinar: this is NOT a tapped program to view at your own pace
One Hour in Prescription Opioid Drugs
Issues relating to dental management of acute oral/dental pain (not chronic orofacial pain) and responsible prescribing practices
- Alternatives to opioids for managing and treating pain
- When and opioid prescription may be indicated for managing and treating pain
- The risks and signs of opioid drug misuse, abuse, addiction
- Accessing the state’s Prescription Monitoring Program
- Emergency management of opioid overdose
Credits; 1 Ceu
Instructor: Dr. Harold Cohen: is currently a Professor Emeritus at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine in Newark, NJ. He ran a private general dental practice in Old Bridge, NJ with an adjunctive focus on Orofacial Pain & Temporomandibular Disorders. In his past role at Rutgers Dental, he oversaw dental care of medically complex patients. He now has significant interests centering on immunology and genetics, which will be significant dental and medical Dx and TX considerations in the future. Dr. Harold Cohen has no financial relationships relevant to this presentation to disclose.
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