7b: Managing Pain in the Patient with Opioid Use Disorder: Inpatient Management

By Melissa Weimer, DO, MCR

Educational objectives:

  • Distinguish substance use disorder as a chronic disease
  • Identify ways to improve inpatient pain treatment in patients with opioid use disorders
  • Describe how to safely use methadone for opioid withdrawal management in the hospital
  • Recognize how to manage inpatient pain treatment in patients prescribed buprenorphine