Infectious Disease Related to Opioid Management

You will be able to claim credit for all components of "Virtual Opioid Rounds: A Multidisciplinary Approach" you complete at the end of the course. The Infectious Disease component contains a presentation you must watch and a quiz you must take in order to claim credit for this module.

Target Audience

This course is designed for members of the MCW community - MCW Faculty, MCP, CSG, CMG, CP and Zablocki VA physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants with a current DEA certificate and who prescribe opioids for pain management.

Learning Objectives

•Describe infectious diseases complications seen in people with injection drug use (PWID)
•Select appropriate screening tests to diagnose the common infectious diseases complications seen in PWID
•Recommend prevention strategies for the common infectious disease complications in PWID
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Kartikey Acharya, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases, Medical College of Wisconsin
Associate Program Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship
Medical Director, Infectious Diseases Clinic 

Dr. Acharya has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

This module is worth 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1(TM) credits, AANP contact hours, and AAPA credits.

Credits can be claimed once you have completed all the modules you have chosen. 


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