Substance Use and Abuse

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Use evidence-based strategies to establish appropriate screening protocols with patients for drug abuse and addiction.

2. Develop evidence-based strategies to educate patients on the safe use of prescription pain medication, emphasizing monitoring and follow-up.

3. Formulate plans to orchestrate care for patients who require referral to our treatment from sub-specialists, and community-based support services for substance abuse.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/23/2018

Larry Leeman, MD, MPH, Professor of Family & Community Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Co-medical Director Mother Baby Unit & Director FM Maternal and Child Health Service University Hospital

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/23/2018
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