The Watauga Medical Society Continuing Medical Education Lecture is set for Monday, January 16, 2017, 7:00pm.
The subject is Opioid Addiction and will be presented by Don Teater, MD of Teater Health Solutions of Clyde, North Carolina.
The Watauga Medical Society Dinner is at 6:30 pm followed by the CME Program at 7:00 pm in the Watauga Medical Center Auditorium. (*Please note, dinner is for Medical Society members only)
At the conclusion of this lecture attendees will be able to:
· Identify the relative effectiveness of common oral pain medications.
· Identify common side effects of available pain medications.
· Discuss the public health effects and costs of opioid prescriptions for acute pain