29th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference

SC04: SW/PSYCH: The Essentials of CF Psychopharmacology

Oct 7, 2015 3:30pm ‐ Oct 7, 2015 7:30pm

Standard: $49.99

Description

New guidelines from the CF Foundation & European CF Society recommend screening & treatment for depression & anxiety. This course will teach practitioners what they need to know about using psychotropic medication in individuals with CF.

Educational Objectives:

  1. Assess anxiety & depression symptoms in individuals with CF before prescribing medication.
  2. Review how to use medications recommended by the CFF/ECFS to treat anxiety & depression in individuals with CF.
  3. Identify CF-specific factors that may influence the use of psychotropic medication.

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