Activity Release Date: January 25, 2022 Expiration Date: February 9, 2024
This module seeks to address challenges related to opioid tapering for patients clinical care. This module discusses various strategies of preparing for and initiating a tapering process with patients to avoid withdrawal and potential misuse.
- Discuss the risks and benefits of opioid tapering
- Apply evidence-based strategies when tapering opioids
- Explain main steps involved in preparing for, initiating, and continually assessing opioid tapering