Don’t Stop Me Now: Management of Medication-Assisted Treatment in Hospitalized Patients
This activity will provide a review of MAT medications and inpatient management of patients on MAT. Information provided will include generalized management of MAT medications during a hospitalization, management of acute pain, and peri-procedural management including various pharmacological therapies. After participating in this activity, pharmacist should have a better understanding of how certain medications work for MAT and how to approach the management of these patients.
- Compare and contrast the different pharmacological features of buprenorphine, methadone, and naltrexone
- Discuss the evidence for continuing Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) in hospitalized patients
- Describe pain management options in patients receiving MAT
- Review microinduction of buprenorphine using a patient case
- 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist