The Emerging Solutions in Pain (ESP) Continuing Education section contains a multimedia collection of continuing educational resources focusing on best practices for clinicians to optimize pain patient care.
Need credits or just need to know? Either way, select a program from one of these categories:
Targeting CGRP: Emerging Solutions in Migraine - In this activity, Dr. Diamond and Dr. Green will provide you with information about the current and ongoing clinical trials targeting calcitonin gene-related peptide and their impact on the current unmet need in the treatment options for preventive treatment in migraine. This activity was originally presented at the Diamond Headache Clinic Update 2016 in Chicago.
Case Studies in Migraine - Join us for a review of 3 case presentations exploring questions to be considered when managing a patient with migraines.
Recognizing and Treating Breakthrough Pain: Aligning Our Treatment Approach - This activity, originally presented at the 2015 ONS Annual Congress, will take a closer look at the fundamentals of breakthrough pain including the need for proper assessment, ongoing monitoring, and a thorough knowledge of therapeutic options available.
How to Talk to Your Patients About Opioid-induced Constipation: A Dialogue About New Advances - This accredited activity equips you with important information about opioid-induced constipation, a very real issue that may be affecting your patients. Take this course to learn about new treatment options that address this significant clinical problem and learn how to initiate productive conversations with your patients concerning OIC. This activity uses video-based patient simulations to show you how to effectively apply this information into your practice setting.
Tailoring a Patient-Centered Approach for Episodic Migraine - In this educational activity, Dr. Nahas will present information on optimizing treatment of episodic migraine based on guidelines recommendations, including the need for proper assessment, ongoing patient communication regarding an optimal management plan, and a thorough knowledge of new and existing therapeutic options including oral and non-oral therapies.
The activity consists of three components, two video presentations followed by a case simulation utilizing DecisionSim™ technology which will provide the opportunity for practice of clinical decision-making skills in a virtual patient.
Patient-Centered Approaches to Treatment of Migraine: Real-World Cases with Real-World Challenges - This activity will provide critical information and recommendations concerning current, new and emerging therapeutic strategies in episodic migraine, and best practices for integrating new treatments into existing clinical strategies, exemplified by case presentations of real-world, challenging patients with migraine.
ESP Live! National Meeting Highlights – This section houses accredited video highlights from annual pain and addiction medicine congresses. A compilation of exciting and sometimes controversial thought leader discussions on the clinical implications of interesting and timely topics direct from leading national conferences!