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Mind Body Medicine for Musculoskeletal Pain

This month, Hilary Tindle, M.D., M.P.H., discusses

CME credit is no longer available for this conference.

Course Authors

Hilary Tindle, M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Tindle is Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Within the past 12 months, Dr. Tindle reports no commercial conflicts of interest.

Estimated course time: 1 hour(s).

Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center and InterMDnet. Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this Cyberounds®, you should be able to:

  • Describe standard mind body therapies that may be applicable to the treatment of musculoskeletal pain

  • Discuss the evidence supporting the use of mind-body therapies for pain and their potential neural mechanisms

  • Educate patients with musculoskeletal pain as to when a mind body therapy may be appropriate as part of a comprehensive treatment plan.



This conference may include discussion of commercial products and services.

The opinions expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the sponsor or its publisher. Please review complete prescribing information of specific drugs or combination of drugs, including indications, contraindications, warnings and adverse effects before administering pharmacologic therapy to patients.


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