Performance-Enhancing Drugs

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

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

1. Identify patients who should undergo drug screening, based on the presentation of clinical effects of performance-enhancing drugs.

2. Select appropriate screening methods for patients suspected of abusing performance-enhancing drugs.

3. Develop management plans directed at the specific drug being abused that take into account the age, sex, ethnicity, cultural background, and readiness to change of the patient.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
06/06/2019

Peter J. Carek, MD, MS, FAAFP, Professor and Chair, Department of Community Health and Family Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
06/06/2019
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