Josef Pleticha, MD

Departments of Anesthesiology and Oncology,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Timothy P. Maus, MD

Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Andreas S. Beutler, MD

Departments of Anesthesiology and Oncology,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

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Mayo Clinic

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Course Description

On completion of this article, you should be able to (1) recognize the health care and societal cost of chronic loco-regional pain, (2) define the two paradigms for analgesic drug development, conventional drug discovery, and gene therapy, (3) list novel analgesic targets explored by gene therapy, and (4) discuss the role of interventional drug delivery for development of gene therapy for chronic loco-regional pain.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2016-Apr-01
Expiration Date:2018-Mar-31
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes

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