Back Pain

Return to all Chronic Conditions sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Perform history and physical examination utilizing multidimensional pain, functional, psychological and opioid assessment tools to evaluate patients presenting with back pain. 
2. Select appropriate diagnostic imaging tests, as necessary, for patients with back pain. 
3. Identify evidence-based, non-opioid treatment strategies for patients with chronic back pain.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
Parent activity set: 

Jonathon M Firnhaber, MD, FAAFP, Assistant Professor, Residency Director, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
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