The SHM consensus statement advocates the lowest effective dose for the shortest duration possible.
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Recommendations on how to improve the safety of opioid prescribing both during hospitalization and at discharge.
Federal agencies and leaders are taking a multipronged approach to the opioid crisis.
Illegally manufactured fentanyl is now being combined with other drugs.
This session will focus on new recommendations to improve opioid prescribing for acute, noncancer pain in hospitalized adults.
SILVER SPRING, MD. – A nonopioid agent for symptomatic treatment of opioid withdrawal could be another option to address the opioid epidemic.
CT rather than MRI is the go-to imaging technique with which to evaluate patients with early acute ischemic stroke.
Modeling of real-world data suggests transporting acute ischemic stroke patients directly to more distant thrombectomy centers outperforms...
Pharmacy benefits manager reports increased use of drugs to treat opioid dependence.
Chronic pain patients may be able to improve function without increasing risk of addiction.