Podcasts: Chemical Dependency
PCIC podcasts do not replace careful clinical judgement specific to each patient / family situation. ALWAYS use your careful clinical judgement when caring for each patient and family.
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Table of Contents
Harm Reduction Model
Learn an effective approach to Harm Reduction in patients at risk of poor pain management outcomes and the risk factors that predict future aberrant behaviors. Presented by Sharla Wells-Di Gregorio, PhD
Monitoring Aberrant Behavior
Learn an approach to monitoring aberrant behavior and a continuum of conduct suggesting risky opioid use. Presented by Sharla Wells-Di Gregorio, PhD
Opioid Prescribing in Cancer Survivors
Explore the use of opioids for pain management in long-term cancer survivors . Presented by Sachin Kale, MD
Opioids, Best Prescribing Practices
Learn best practices for prescribing opioids, including universal precautions, opioid agreements in palliative care, and risk assessment tools. Presented by Sachin Kale, MD
Substance Abuse Disorder
Explore substance use disorder and the implications for palliative care and acute pain management. Presented by Sachin Kale, MD and Stephanie Abel, PharmD