Term of Approval
- Release date: July, 2011
- Review date: September 27, 2022
- Expiration: September 27, 2024
Despite the prevalence of pain among patients seeking medical attention, pain is often inadequately treated. Many physicians are uncomfortable treating pain with certain analgesics, and others do not know when or where to refer their patients. PainExam.com is an online examination designed to test the physicians awareness of painful disorders, and how to properly treat them. Though it’s main function is to prepare physicians for the pain boards, it can be a helpful tool to any healthcare provider seeking to understand the pathology, diagnosis and treatment or pain disorders, ranging from the most common, to the most rare. There are eleven exams, each with fifty questions. After completion of each exam, the user will receive a score, and feedback on his or her answers.
This activity is intended for any physician, nurse, psychologist or medical student who treats or refers patients to a pain specialist.
- • Identifying painful disorders
- • Basic analgesic management
- • Proper and timely recognition and referral to a pain practitioner
- • Understanding the role of a pain management physician
Maimonides Medical Center is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Maimonides Medical Center designates this Internet Enduring Material for a maximum of 4.0AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (s) ™.Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This webinar series when successfully completed is worth 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (s) ™
This activity is designed for healthcare professionals for educational purposes. Information and opinions offered by the faculty/presenters represent their own viewpoints. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information.
While MMC makes every effort to have accurate information presented, no warranty, expressed or implied, is offered. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.
Method of Obtaining CME Credit
CME credit/verification is offered upon successful completion of video, audio library and on line test with a minimum passing score of 50%. A certificate will be made available upon successful post-test completion. ™
Certificates can be downloaded from the website
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