Speaker Information

Dr. Harold Crossley
Trappe, MD
Pharmacology

Fr266 - Opioid Use, Misuse, Abuse and Addiction: Appropriate Opioid and Non-Opioid Prescribing
Date/Time: 3/17/2023   2 - 4 p.m.
Type: Registered   Handouts: Yes
Dentist Fee: $95.00  Other Fee: $65.00
Audience: Dentists, Hygienists, Assistants, Office Staff, Lab techs, Spouses, Students

This program will discuss the addictive nature, abuse and proper prescribing of opioids in a dental practice. For centuries opioids have been used to control pain and suffering, but at what cost to us and our families.? What are our alternatives for controlling post-operative pain? This lecture will satisfy the Georgia Board of Dental Examiners’ requirement for opioid prescribing.

 

At the conclusion of this course, the attendees will know:  

  • How to combine analgesics to maximize post-operative pain control.