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Upping Our Game in the Evidence-Based Management of Alcohol Withdrawal

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View the recording of this Provincial Grand Rounds session here.



After participation in this session, learners will be able to:

  • Utilize phenobarbital for the safe and efficacious management of patients in alcohol withdrawal.
  • Implement the BAWS score in place of the CIWA score for patients in alcohol withdrawal.
  • Expand their care of patients with addictions by offering anti-craving medication prescriptions upon discharge.


November 15, 2023 | 12:00-13:00 (SK)


This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been

certified by the Continuing Medical Education Division, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan for up to 1.0 Mainpro+ credits.


The Emergency Medicine Provincial Grand Rounds is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of

Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.