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Intensive Update in Pain Management

  • Earn up to 15.75 CME credits

Intensive Update in Pain Management

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Overview

Learn Now: Advances in Pain Management

Intensive Update in Pain Management — captured during the Cleveland Clinic Department of Pain Management’s 21st Annual Pain Management Symposium — is online CME that features a broad introduction to recent advances and emerging trends in the rapidly evolving field of pain medicine. Led by Richard W. Rosenquist, MD, a renowned faculty provides updates related to novel state-of-the-art interventional and non-interventional techniques in diagnosis and management of chronic pain, cancer pain, headaches, and more. It’s continuing medical education that will help you to better:

  • Critically assess the data on the pros and cons of cannabinoids
  • Understand the pathophysiology of acute and chronic pain
  • Outline strategies to provide affordable pain care
  • Examine contemporary approaches to headache and back pain evaluation and treatment
  • Discuss the evolving role of ketamine in the treatment of chronic and acute pain
  • Evaluate new developments within the spectrum of neuromodulation therapies
  • Demonstrate use of various technical skills needed to perform interventional pain procedures
  • Describe the use of opioids for pain management including opioid guidelines, new legislation, addiction potential, and strategies to optimize outcomes

Topics / Speakers

The Fundamentals

Spinal Cord Stimulation – Mechanism of Action
Ricardo Vallejo, MD, PhD


Evaluation and Treatment of Neck and Arm Pain - Following Cervical Fusion
Thomas Mroz, MD


Sacroiliac Joint RFA: Indications, Better Technique, Better Outcomes?
David “DJ” Kennedy, MD


Cervical Spine Surgery: Watchful Waiting vs. Decompression
Thomas Mroz, MD


New Algorithm for Treatment of Chronic Abdominal Pain
Leo Kapural, MD, PhD


Core Stability
David “DJ” Kennedy, MD


Panel Discussion/Question and Answer

Regulatory, Billing and Ethical Challenges in Pain Practice

Neuromodulation – Will Overuse Kill the Technology?
Timothy R. Deer, MD


Effective Payer Negotiations
Damean Freas, DO


CPT and RUC: How is a Code Created and Get Value?
Richard W. Rosenquist, MD


Effective Billing for Neuromodulation Procedures
Robert Bolash, MD


Medical and Ethical Concerns in Billing
Damean Freas, DO

Emerging Pharmacological and Interventional Treatment

Basivertebral Nerve Ablation for Chronic Vertebrogenic Back Pain
David “DJ” Kennedy, MD


The ReActiv8 Trial
Christopher J. Gilligan, MD


CGRP Antagonists
MaryAnn Mays, MD


Nerve Growth Factor
Mark S. Wallace, MD


Nav1.7 as a Pharmacogenomic Target for Pain
Robert Bolash, MD

Neuromodulation: Effective Utilization of Targets, Techniques, and Devices

Neurostimulation: From Inception to the Future
Nagy Mekhail, MD, PhD


Tonic Stimulation
Ricardo Vallejo, MD, PhD


Burst Stimulation
Timothy R. Deer, MD


High Frequency Stimulation
Leo Kapural, MD, PhD


Feedback Modified Stimulation
Nagy Mekhail, MD, PhD


Intrathecal Drug Delivery
Robert Bolash, MD


Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation
Timothy R. Deer, MD

Neuromodulation: Changing Paradigms and Devices: How Do I Choose the Best One for My Patient?

Matching the Diagnosis and the Technique/Device for the Best Patient Outcome – A Case Discussion with the Experts
Nagy Mekhail, MD, PhD


Panel Discussion/Question and Answer

The Opioid Crisis

Buprenorphine: A Viable Alternative?
Robert Bolash, MD


Pharmacogenomics: Fad or the Future?
Jennifer Hockings, PharmD, PhD


Evolving Role of Pain Physicians in Identifying and Treating Opioid Use Disorder
Richard W. Rosenquist, MD


Opioid Stewardship at the Enterprise Level
Christopher J. Gilligan, MD


FDA Approved Direct to Consumer Pharmacogenomic Testing: How Do I Respond?
Jennifer Hockings, PharmD, PhD

Ketamine for Pain Medicine

Ketamine for Chronic Pain
Samuel Samuel, MD


Ketamine for Acute Pain
Sree Kolli, MD


Ketamine: Miracle Drug or Latest Fad?
Teresa Dews, MD


Contraindications to Ketamine Treatment
Samuel Samuel, MD


Non-Pain Related Applications of Ketamine
Christopher J. Gilligan, MD


Ketamine for CRPS
Jijun Xu, MD, PhD


Panel Discussion/Question and Answer

Medical Marijuana

Role of Cannabinoids in Chronic Pain Treatment
Mark S. Wallace, MD


Adverse Effects of Cannabinoids
Scott Petersen, PA-C


Oils, Edibles, Smoking, and Vaping: How Do You Decide?
Mark S. Wallace, MD

Headaches

Evaluating the Headache Patient: When is Imaging Indicated?
Imanuel R. Lerman, MD


Rational Approach to Pharmacological Migraine Treatment
MaryAnn Mays, MD


Interventional Approaches to Headache Management
Samuel Samuel, MD


Adverse Effects of Pharmacological Treatments
MaryAnn Mays, MD


Panel Discussion/Question and Answer

Faculty

Course Director

Richard W. Rosenquist, MD

Chairman

Department of Pain Management

Anesthesiology Institute

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

Guest Faculty

Timothy R. Deer, MD

Center for Pain Relief

Charleston, WV

Damean Freas, DO

CEO, Kure Smart Pain Management

Chairman, Maryland Board of Medicine

Christopher J. Gilligan, MD

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Boston, MA

Leo Kapural, MD, PhD

Carolinas Pain Institute and

Center for Clinical Research

Winston Salem, NC

 

David “DJ” Kennedy, MD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Nashville, TN

Imanuel R. Lerman, MD

University of California, San Diego

San Diego, CA

Ricardo Vallejo, MD, PhD

Millennium Pain Center

Bloomington, IL

Mark S. Wallace, MD

University of California, San Diego

La Jolla, CA

Cleveland Clinic Faculty

Robert Bolash, MD

Department of Pain Management

Teresa Dews, MD

Department of Pain Management

Jennifer Hockings, PharmD, PhD

Genomic Medicine Institute

Sree Kolli, MD

Coordinator, Symposium Ultrasound Workshops

Department of General Anesthesiology CP, FACE

MaryAnn Mays, MD

Center for Neuro-Restoration

 

Nagy Mekhail, MD, PhD

Department of Pain Management

Thomas Mroz, MD

Center for Spine Health

Scott Petersen, PA-C

Department of Pain Management

Samuel Samuel, MD

Department of Pain Management

Jijun Xu, MD, PhD

Department of Pain Management

Accreditation

Accreditation

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Date of Original Release: May 1, 2019
Date Series Expires: April 30, 2021

 

CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of an online post-test and evaluation.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the issues surrounding opioid crisis and the use of opioids for pain management including opioid guidelines, new legislation, addiction potential, and strategies to optimize outcomes
  • Critically assess the data on the pros and cons of cannabinoids and the issues affecting their use in chronic pain treatment
  • Discuss the evolving role of ketamine in the treatment of chronic and acute pain
  • Review new developments within the spectrum of neuromodulation therapies
  • Develop strategies to provide affordable pain care that addresses changes in regulatory, billing, and ethical challenges in pain practice
  • List some emerging therapies for pain and describe their potential use in clinical practice
  • Examine contemporary approaches to headache and back pain evaluation and treatment
  • Review current evidence and apply relevant prescribing and management guidelines as they apply to pain management
  • Demonstrate use of various technical skills needed to perform interventional pain procedures

Intended Audience

This conference is designed for all medical professionals with an interest in applying preventive, lifestyle, and integrative medicine approaches into their practice.

Quick Facts

Provider: Cleveland Clinic

Course Director:
Richard W. Rosenquist, MD
Chairman

Department of Pain Management

Anesthesiology Institute

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

Credits: Earn a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

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