12 video presentations from a conference on the new pain management rules in Washington State Bill 2876, recorded by UW-TV on Saturday, June 18, 2011.
The conference presented the "whys, whats and wherefores" of Bill 2876 in a series of lectures and case-based discussions (including Q & A) of appropriate patient evaluation and treatment of the patient in pain.
Ballantyne JC, Shin NS. Efficacy of opioids for chronic pain: A review of the evidence. Clin J Pain. 2008 Jul-Aug;24(6):469-78. SUBSCRIPTION FULL-TEXT
Cahana A, Dansie EJ, Theodore BR, Wilson HD, Turk DC. Redesigning delivery of opioids to optimize pain management, improve outcomes, and contain costs. Pain Med. 2013 Jan;14(1):36-42. FREE FULL-TEXT
Chou R, Fanciullo GJ, Fine PG, et al; American Pain Society-American Academy of Pain Medicine Opioids Guidelines Panel. Clinical guidelines for the use of chronic opioid therapy in chronic noncancer pain. J Pain. 2009;10:113-130. FREE FULL-TEXT
Dunn KM, Sounders KW, Rutter CM, et al. Opioid prescriptions for chronic pain and overdose: A cohort study. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2010;152(2):85-92. FREE FULL-TEXT
Fine PG, Finnegan T, Portenoy RK. Protect your patients, protect your practice: Practical risk assessment in the structuring of opioid therapy in chronic pain. J Fam Pract. 2010 Sep;59(9 Suppl 2):S1-16. FREE FULL-TEXT
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Relieving pain in america: A blueprint for transforming prevention, care, education, and research. Washington, DC; The National Academies Press. 2011. FREE FULL-TEXT
Okie S. A flood of opioids, a rising tide of deaths. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:1981-1985 FREE FULL-TEXT
Ostrum C. New pain-management rules leave patients hurting. Seattle Times. 2010 Aug 27. FREE FULL-TEXT
Portenoy RK, Fine PG. Pain TV: Chronic pain in america. [Online Video Learning Modules]. Medscape Education Family Medicine, 2011 Oct 14. Available from: http://www.medscape.org/sites/advances/pain-tv FREE CME LEARNING MODULES - SUBSCRIPTION REQUIRED
Richardson LP, Russo JE, Katon W, McCarty CA, Devries A, Edlund MJ, Martin BC, Sullivan M. Mental Health Disorders and Long-term Opioid Use Among Adolescents and Young Adults With Chronic Pain. J Adolesc Health. 2012 Jun;50(6):553-8. Epub 2012 Feb 28. SUBSCRIPTION FULL-TEXT
Chronic Pain in America
This is a 12 episode “TV series” featuring leading pain experts who discuss important topics in chronic pain management.
Earn CME credits while watching these 15-minute online videos.
Tauban, D. Chronic Pain Management:
Measurement-Based Step Care Solutions. IASP Clin Update. 2012 (Dec);XX, No 8:1-8.
Turk DC, Wilson, HD, Cahana A. Treatment of chronic non-cancer pain.linder1 The Lancet. 2011 (Jun25);377:2226-2235.
Verdu B, Decosterd I, Buclin T, et al. Antidepressants for the treatment of chronic pain. Drugs. 2008;68(18):2611-2632. SUBSCRIPTION FULL-TEXT
Yunus MB. Fibromyalgia and Overlapping Disorders: The Unifying Concept of Central Sensitivity Syndromes. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism 2007(Jun);36(6):339-356.