Opioids as Medications

The pharmacologic properties of opioids including their mechanisms of action, receptor targets, target tissues, agonists and antagonists. Clinical applications including accepted usage, duration of action, and the minimizing of side effects. Finally, a look at overdose deaths from opioid abuse, cannabis as a harm reduction agent, and patient education about opioids.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 Contact hours
Course opens: 
02/20/2019
Course expires: 
11/01/2021
Cost:
$17.00
Rating: 
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Mary Lynn Mathre, RN, MSN, CARN
Mark Nichols, PhD

Available Credit

  • 2.00 Contact hours

Price

Cost:
$17.00
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