Amid a worsening crisis, a harsh, new light illuminates the inpatient side of opioid prescriptions.
Which hospitalized older patients are inappropriately prescribed benzodiazepines or sedative hypnotics post discharge, and who is prescribing...
The FDA says the benefits of combining MAT drugs with CNS depressants outweigh the risks.
An alcohol misuse screening for all patients may be feasible, and here’s how.
How do physicians treat patients with chronic pain and guard against addiction?
Clinical Question: What is the impact of concurrent benzodiazepine use in chronic versus intermittent opioid use on risk for...
The causes of hospitalist distress and burnout are very similar to that of doctors in other specialties, yet each specialty probably differs in...
How efficacious are interventions to reduce burnout in physicians?
We are destined to fail at achieving work-life balance because it does not exist, nor has it ever existed, according to an expert on how people...
Use of second-generation antidepressants in older adults is associated with increased hospitalization with hyponatremia
Clinical Question: Is there an increased risk of hyponatremia for older patients who are taking a second-...