Innovations in Pain Management-Enduring Material

The Allegheny Health Network / Orthopedics This Week Course focused on innovations for the management of chronic pain, complex regional pain syndrome, persistent spinal pain, post- surgical pain or other cases of chronic neuropathology is an accredited orthopedics educational program. 
Orthopaedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, orthopaedic and neurosurgical nurses, physician’s assistants and other industry professionals are all welcome to attend this unique and dynamic online, interactive meeting on May 20th. 
For this class, topics to be covered will include: a systematic literature review of spine neuromodulation therapies, deep brain stimulation for chronic pain, identification of a selective small-molecule inhibitor as a novel analgesic, the impact of virtual reality on chronic pain, the brave new world of DNA-decoy prevention of acute and chronic post-surgical pain and current concepts in pain management reimbursement. 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 Attendance
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Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Allegheny General Hospital designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit   Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Disclosure Statement

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the policy of Allegheny General Hospital, presenters must disclose all relevant financial relationships, which in the context of their presentation(s), could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest, (e.g., ownership of stock, honorarium, or consulting fees).  Any identifiable conflicts will be resolved prior to the activity. Any such relationships will be disclosed to the learner prior to the presentation(s).

Available Credit

  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 Attendance


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