Avoid the Dangers of Opioid Therapy
is the latest CE offering in the May American Nurse Today
Journal, the official journal of the American Nurses Association (ANA).
Opioids provide superb pain relief and are among the least expensive drugs prescribed. Plus, in low doses, they’re usually safe. But these potent analgesics do pose dangers. The risks of abuse and serious adverse effects have always come with the benefits of opioids. Now, there’s a growing awareness of safety concerns.
2.0 contact hours including 2.0 pharmacology contact hours will be awarded to nurses who successfully complete this CNE activity.