CME : 10
Alternative Medicine Seminar is organized by American Seminar Institute (ASI).
Course(s) are Appropriate for:
Family Practitioners, Pediatricians, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants (PA-C's)
Short Course: 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Series 3B (AM3B) Topics Include: Cannabis Therapy for Pain, Long-Term Response to Ketamine, Adverse Effects of Herbs and Supplements, Properties of Cannabis, Integrative Treatments for Autism, and more.
Ketamine for Depression/screening and Assessment Tools for Substance Use Disorders:
Use latent growth curve modeling to evaluate response to antidepressants; Identify patients with depression who are likely to exhibit a good long-term response to ketamine; List the principles of screening as they apply to substance use disorders; Compare instruments commonly used to screen for substance use disorders; Determine whether a patient requires additional screening for alcohol use disorders and opioid use disorders.
Herbal Medicine/nutritional Supplements:
Describe the adverse effects of commonly used herbs and supplements; Perform evidence-based assessments of the efficacy of many herbs and supplements; List the nutritional supplements most commonly used by young athletes to improve performance; Advise against the use of supplements that are unlikely to improve athletic performance or that may cause harm; Recommend appropriate nutritional supplements for patients with underlying medical conditions.
Treatment Options for Chronic Pain:
Differentiate the properties of different strains of cannabis; Assess the evidence for the use of cannabis to treat chronic pain; Determine whether a patient is a candidate for the use of cannabis to relieve chronic pain; Elaborate on central sensitization and its implications for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic pain; Recommend a multidisciplinary approach for the management of chronic pain.
Qualifies for Clinical Pharmacology
Qualifies for Pain Management-pm166
Micronutrients /cannabis in Older Adults:
Elaborate on the components of the Dietary Reference Intakes; Optimize the absorption of vitamins D, C, and E; Counsel patients about the safety of dietary supplements; Evaluate data from studies of cannabis therapy for pain, sleep, anxiety, and dementia; Recognize the adverse effects and contraindications associated with cannabis therapy
Autism/therapies for Chronic Pain:
List risk factors that have been associated with autism; Manage a patient with an autism spectrum disorder; Guide families interested in complementary and integrative treatments for autism; Explain and sketch the dimensions of the experience of pain and identify the associated areas of the brain; Counsel a patient interested in neurostimulation therapies for chronic pain.
Short Course Price:$485
CME 26.75 +1
- 1605 Minutes
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