ACP Pain Management Cases: Low Back Pain

Pain Management Learning Series

This interactive training series consists of 7 core modules and 2 sets of case studies.

ACP Pain Management Cases: Low Back Pain provides interactive training on assessment and treatment to improve pain, function, and mood for patients with low back pain. By the conclusion of these cases, the learner will be able to:

  • Perform biopsychosocial assessment of a patient with low back pain
  • Establish a prioritized differential diagnosis for a patient with low back pain
  • Formulate a treatment plan for a patient with low back pain
  • Select communication frameworks to enhance patient partnership when communicating about pain and pain management
  • Safely taper a patient off opioid pain medications

Modules and CME/MOC credit are free to ACP Members. Non-members may purchase access to claim CME/MOC credit for each module for $25 or the full package of 7 learning modules and 2 sets of case studies for $199 by clicking “Learn More/Buy”. Non-members who do not purchase the module will not receive credit upon completion of the module.

The ACP Pain Management Learning Series is supported by an independent education grant funded by Pfizer, Inc., in partnership with Lilly USA, LLC.

Through the American Board of Medical Specialties’ (“ABMS”) ongoing commitment to increase access to practice relevant Continuing Certification Activities through the ABMS Continuing Certification Directory,  ACP Pain Management Cases-Low Back Pain, has met the requirements as a MOC Part II CME Activity (apply toward general CME requirement) for the following ABMS Member Boards:

ABMS MOC Part II CME Activity

  • Anesthesiology
  • Family Medicine
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Radiology

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Up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and MOC Points
Expires April 05, 2024   active


Free to Members


Interactive Multi-Media


Pain Management Learning Series

This self-paced, comprehensive, multimedia series comprises 7 core learning modules, 2 case-based modules, and additional resources with over 23 hours of learning activities. It provides interactive and engaging training in pain assessment, nonpharmacologic treatment, nonopioid pharmacotherapy, rational use of opioids, and management of patients with both pain and opioid use disorder. With an emphasis on evidence-based communication skills, this series is designed to support patient partnership and successful navigation of chronic pain management challenges.