Tuesday May 31, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT

Managing Chronic Pain in Patients with Alcohol Use Disorder

By the end of this BC ECHO on Substance Use session, participants will be able to: 1) describe how alcohol use and trauma can alter pain sensitivity, 2) discuss barriers patients with substance use disorders experience accessing pain management, and 3) outline approaches to chronic pain management in individuals with substance use disorders

Co-presented by Dr. Annabel Mead & Dr. Mike Butterfield

Thursday June 23, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT

Ordering and Interpreting Urine Drug Tests for Opioid Agonist Treatment

By the end of this BC ECHO on Substance Use session, participants will be able to: 1) describe the difference between point-of-care urine drug tests (UDT) and confirmatory UDT and clinical scenarios in which ordering confirmatory tests would be appropriate 2) develop a safe plan and effective plan to obtain UDT 3) interpret UDT results […]

Presented by Dr. Sharon Vipler