Emily E. Leppien, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP: No financial relationships to disclose
As we have come to recognize the risks associated with the use of opioids to manage pain, it has become imperative to provide patients with a holistic treatment plan, including alternative and complementary therapy where appropriate. Get the latest evidence and recommendations around use of alternative therapy in this essential session.
Discuss the role of alternative therapy and non-pharmacologic interventions in the treatment of chronic pain
Explore evidence supporting or refuting the use of various alternative interventions in the treatment of chronic pain
Identify appropriate alternative treatment strategies for chronic pain management based on patient-specific characteristics