May 03, 2018 | abuse

Common Threads in Pain and Chemical Dependency

This session will explore some of the challenges resulting from the recent “Decade of Pain.” Clearly, the overuse of opioids and, to some extent, the solutions proposed to curtail the misuse of prescription drugs has led to a shift in how we diagnose and how we treat substance use disorders in this often challenging patient population. (Recorded at PAINWeek 2017)