Pain Relief and Analgesic Grief: From the ED to ICU

Activity Type: Knowledge-based  
CE Credit:
 No CE is offered with this activity.
Activity Fee: 
Members/Non-Members - Free

Overview

This educational activity evaluates assesses optimal analgesic options for pain given a patient case scenario in the emergency department (ED) and intensive care unit (ICU). Application of guidelines and an evidence-based approach for opioid use in the ED and ICU will also be discussed.

Learning Objectives

  • Assess optimal analgesic options for pain given a patient case scenario in the emergency department (ED).
  • Compare optimal analgesic options for pain given a patient case scenario in the intensive care unit (ICU).
  • Apply guidelines and an evidence-based approach for opioid use in the ED and ICU.

Speakers

Sid Patanwala, Pharm.D., M.P.H., FCCP, FASHP
Associate Professor
The University of Arizona, College of Pharmacy
Tucson, Arizona

John Radosevich, Pharm.D., BCCCP, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist – Medical ICU
St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona