Thursday, March 10, 2016
  (754) Approach to Non-Opioid Treatment Options
Track: Medical
Track 2: Pain
Speaker(s): Jeffrey Hunter , Robin Hunter
Thursday, March 10, 2016 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
 
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Intermediate
Description

Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) has become a major component of mainstream medicine in the past decade. Providers frequently use CAM treatments in conjunction with standard medical treatments. The presenter provides in-depth knowledge and evaluation of CAM that may be useful in the practice of allopathic medicine.

Learning Objectives: 1. Understand complementary and alternative approaches toward patient care such as chiropractic care, massage therapy, soft tissue treatments, Eastern medicine options and herbal supplements; and 2. Describe how to evaluate and manage patients who may benefit from these complementary and alternative options.
IACET: 0.1
CCM: 1
CRC: 1
CDMS: 1
RN: 1
CME: 1