- Thursday, September 12
- 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
This talk will review the pathophysiologic mechanisms of pain and how to best address them. *The session "Cases in Treating Chronic Pain: Best Approaches to Management" is designed to help satisfy a CME requirement of the Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure related to HB 1, for all physicians authorized to prescribe or dispense controlled substances in KY.
Identify mechanisms causing painful conditions commonly encountered in primary care
Detail the role for non-opioid analgesics and other modalities for pain treatment
Review the current armamentarium for pain and assess efficacy and risks
Construct a multi-modal pain management plan for patients with persistent pain
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Dr. Galluzzi is professor and chair of the Department of Geriatrics and director of Comprehensive Care at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Pennsylvania. Dr. Galluzzi received her medical degree from the West Virginia School of Oste...