DescriptionThis online lecture discusses the Opioids and Occupational Health Providers. The lecture provides a brief background of opioid use to treat pain as well as special considerations occupational health providers should know about opioid use.
At the completion of this course you will be able to:
- Define the medication class called opioids.
- Discuss trends and hazards related to opioid use.
- Describe special considerations related to occupational medicine and opioid prescriptions.