Methamphetamine Use Disorder - 3 Hours

$15.00

Description

This course encompasses various aspects of methamphetamine use, abuse, and addiction. It discusses risk factors for use, symptoms of use, and withdrawal symptoms. It also discusses strategies to evaluate abuse/addiction and covers multiple treatment aspects. This course will help inform strategies to manage this addiction.

Upon completion of this course, participant will be able to: 

  • Describe the history of medical and non-medical uses.
  • Discuss the epidemiology and prevalence of methamphetamine use.
  • Describe the pathogenesis of methamphetamine.
  • Discuss methamphetamine is produced and misused.
  • Discuss the risk factors and indicators of abuse.
  • Discuss the short-term and long-term adverse effects including crystal methamphetamine effects.
  • List the stages of use and their psychological and physical effects.
  • Discuss the stages of addiction and associated comorbidities.
  • Describe the toxicokinetics and pathophysiology of methamphetamine toxicity.
  • Discuss the use characteristics of methamphetamine abuse.
  • Describe the most common signs and symptoms of methamphetamine withdrawal during the different phases of withdrawal.
  • Discuss drugs commonly used with methamphetamine.
  • Discuss the effects of methamphetamine use in women and pregnancy.
  • Summarize the presenting signs of methamphetamine toxicity.
  • Discuss the stages of methamphetamine recovery.
  • Discuss available medication treatment and management strategies including non-pharmacological therapies available for methamphetamine toxicity.

 

Contact Hours : 3 Hours 

Course Fee: $15 / Participant 

Author: Desiree Reinken, RN, BSN, MSN, NP-C

Target Audience: Nursing Healthcare Professionals 

Instructional Methods:  Online Independent Self-Study (Training + Post-Test). A minimum passing score of 70% is required for course completion. A Printable (Pdf) Certificate By Email.

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