{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Perioperative Pain Management of Patients With Opioid Use Disorder Undergoing Major Gynecologic Surgery - Vol. 40, No. 18

Activity Steps


Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Identify perioperative replacement medications used to treat opioid use disorder.
  2. Differentiate postoperative pain control regimens for patients with opioid use disorder who are undergoing gynecologic surgery.
  3. Compose multimodal techniques that incorporate nonopioid and local anesthetic options for management of postoperative pain.
Price: $49.00


  • ACCME 2.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: PGO1220
Published: December 31, 2020
Expires: 12/30/2022
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Sarah A. Ackroyd, MD, MPH, Allison Swiecki-Sikora, MD, and Karen Houck, MD
Specialties: Gynecology, OB/GYN