Performing a Skillful Physical Exam in A Patient with Pain (.75 CME)
(.75 CME) In this conference recording from the 2018 Pain & Addiction: Common Threads Course, you will learn general principals for examining patients with pain, common pain behaviors, how to examine the region of pain, pain exam inconsistencies, and signs suggestive of addiction.
Michael F. Weaver
Dr. Michael Weaver is Professor of Psychiatry and Medical Director of the Center for Neurobehavioral Research on Addiction at The University of Texas McGovern Medical School at Houston. He completed a Residency in Internal Medicine and a Clinical Research Fellowship in Addiction Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University. He is involved in patient care, medical education, and research. Dr. Weaver has multiple publications in the field of addiction medicine. He treats patients at the Innovations Addiction Treatment Clinic at the Texas Medical Center in Houston, which provides medication-assisted treatment. He is the Sub-Board Chair for Addiction Medicine for the American Board of Preventive Medicine. He is a member of the ASAM Publications Council and on the Editorial Board for the Journal of Addiction Medicine.
ACCME Accreditation Statement
The American Society of Addiction Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement
The American Society of Addiction Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.