Case-Based Training to Improve Knowledge and Attitudes about Safe Opioid Prescribing: Solutions for Practicing Physicians, Residents, and Health Professional Students

Apr 26, 2013

2013 ASAM Med-SCI conference; Chicago, Illinois.

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Improving knowledge about opioid medications and attitudes towards patients with addiction is essential to ensuring proper prescribing of prescription opioids. This poster presents our work with creating and evaluating a web-based training program for primary care providers on the proper way to safely and appropriately prescribe opioid medications for pain. The interactive case-based learning experience alters practice behavior and improves clinical decision making via patient case scenarios.


Reference: Tanner Bradley. Case-Based Training to Improve Knowledge and Attitudes about Safe Opioid Prescribing: Solutions for Practicing Physicians, Residents, and Health Professional Students. 2013 ASAM Med-SCI conference; 2013 April 26; Chicago, Illinois.

More info on the author: Brad Tanner