Pain Management


Musculoskeletal Examination

Assess injured extremities to determine the stage and severity of injury, prepare treatment recommendations, and counsel patients on injury avoidance and activity modification.

Get Musculoskeletal Exam Self-Study

Joint Injections and Aspiration: Self-Study   (Self-study)

2 Credits

Learn the most common joint injections and aspiration performed in a family practice setting.


Musculoskeletal Examination: Self-Study   (Self-study)

2.25 Credits

Learn to assess and treat injured upper and lower extremities with this easy-to-navigate procedural skills activity.


FP Essentials #428: Oral Health   (Online, Self-study)

5 Credits

This month's monograph covers: prevention of dental disease, treatment of dental trauma and pain, orthodontic treatment, dentures and dental implants.


FP Essentials #406: Integrative Medicine   (Online, Self-study)

5 Credits

This monograph addresses: depression, common chronic pain conditions, cardiovascular health, and oncology: focus on breast cancer.


FP Essentials #405: Common Fractures   (Online, Self-study)

5 Credits

This monograph addresses: current management of hip fractures, osteoporosis-related vertebral compression fractures, diagnosis and management of stress fractures, new approaches to clavicle fracture management.


Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioid Analgesics Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy   (Online, Self-study)

2 Credits

Read a concise, evidence-based update on the latest research and recommendations.


Appropriate and Effective Pain Management - Overcoming the Barriers   (Online, Self-study)

1 Credits

Learn to overcome physician-identified barriers of treating patients living with chronic pain in this free webcast.


Chronic Pain: Management and Safe Treatment   (Online, Self-study)

1 Credits

Address physician-identified barriers of using opioid therapy to treat chronic pain in this free webcast.


ER/LA Opioid REMS: Achieving Safe Use While Improving Patient Care   (Online, Self-study)

5 Credits

Enhance your knowledge of how to monitor and modify the use of ER/LA opioid analgesics with your patients. Free for AAFP members.