November 29, 2017 - Study
Published November 29, 2017
Association between opioid … Association Between Opioid Prescribing Patterns and Abuse in Ophthalmology. … children and opioid-related adverse events. … and prescription opioid initiation among household members. … therapy guidelines to reduce opioid misuse in primary care: a cluster-randomized trial.
August 22, 2018 - Study
Published August 22, 2018
Opioid … Opioid prescribing decreases after learning of a patient's fatal overdose. … prescribing by providers contributes to opioid misuse . … An Annual Perspective discussed patient safety and opioid medications. … Book/Report
Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Is There a Role for Physician Education?
April 04, 2018 - Review
Published April 4, 2018
Pain states, the opioid … Pain States, the Opioid Epidemic, and the Role of Radiologists. … actively participate in developing pain assessment and management methods to help stem potential opioid … Article
The effectiveness and risks of long-term opioid … Journal Article
Prescription opioid analgesics commonly
May 15, 2019 - Commentary
Published May 15, 2019
Limits on opioid … Limits on Opioid Prescribing Leave Patients With Chronic Pain Vulnerable. … prescribing as a means of reducing opioid analgesic misuse, and overdose deaths. … risk of adverse opioid-related health care events. … of the anaesthesiologist in reducing opioid use and misuse.
April 19, 2017 - Newspaper/Magazine Article
Published April 19, 2017
The opioid … Facebook
The opioid … Journal Article
Patterns of potential opioid misuse … Book/Report
Pain Management and the Opioid Epidemic: Balancing Societal and Individual … Benefits and Risks of Prescription Opioid Use.
October 11, 2017 - Published October 11, 2017
What can physicians do to help curb the opioid … misuse , such as adherence to guidelines and monitoring patient opioid use. … An Annual Perspective discussed the opioid crisis as a patient safety problem. … Study
Four states with robust prescription drug monitoring programs reduced opioid … Newspaper/Magazine Article
The opioid crisis: can improving diagnosis help solve the
September 05, 2018 - Published September 5, 2018
Association of hydrocodone schedule change with opioid … Association of Hydrocodone Schedule Change With Opioid Prescriptions Following Surgery. … prescribing in the face of the ongoing opioid epidemic . … products with mortality from opioid-related overdoses. … and risk for serious opioid-related events: a cohort study.
September 11, 2019 - Published September 11, 2019
Association of primary care clinic appointment time with opioid … Association of Primary Care Clinic Appointment Time With Opioid Prescribing. … Twitter
The root causes of the opioid … Investigators found that the likelihood of opioid prescribing rose considerably as the workday progressed … Although the magnitude of these effects was smaller than the variation in opioid prescribing rates
April 12, 2017 - Development and applications of the Veterans Health Administration's Stratification Tool for Opioid … Risk Mitigation (STORM) to improve opioid safety and prevent overdose and suicide. … Mitigation (STORM) to improve opioid safety and prevent overdose and suicide. … Identifying patients at higher risk of harm is a critical aspect of opioid safety . … on opioid-related prescribing in veterans.
August 23, 2017 - Book/Report
Published August 23, 2017
Addressing the Opioid … Email
Overprescribing is seen as a contributor to the current opioid … A recent PSNet perspective explored opioid overdose as a patient safety problem. … Journal Article
Association of state opioid duration … limits with postoperative opioid prescribing.
March 28, 2018 - Study
Published March 28, 2018
Opioid-related … Opioid-Related Critical Care Resource Use in US Children's Hospitals. … This study retrospectively examined critical care uni t hospitalizations for opioid ingestions among … Over this period, hospitalizations for opioid ingestion increased dramatically, and nearly half led to … The authors call for stronger efforts to address the impact of the opioid epidemic on children.
March 07, 2018 - Journal Article
Published March 7, 2018
Opioid prescribing patterns and complications in the … Opioid Prescribing Patterns and Complications in the Dermatology Medicare Population. … Twitter
This analysis of Medicare prescription data found that dermatologists' opioid
March 06, 2019 - Journal Article
Published March 6, 2019
Structural iatrogenesis—a 43-year-old man with "opioid … Structural Iatrogenesis - A 43-Year-Old Man with "Opioid Misuse". … Linkedin
The authors describe how increasing complexity and bureaucracy associated with opioid
September 04, 2019 - Published September 4, 2019
When a vital sign leads a country astray—the opioid … When a Vital Sign Leads a Country Astray-The Opioid Epidemic. … This commentary discusses how regulation , misinformation, and cultural beliefs influenced opioid … prescribing behaviors for pain management that contributed to the opioid crisis . … prescribing as a means of reducing opioid analgesic misuse, and overdose deaths.
April 10, 2019 - Review
Published April 10, 2019
The opioid … The opioid crisis: Origins, trends, policies, and the roles of pharmacists. … Facebook
The origins of the opioid … This review provides an overview of the opioid crisis and describes current interventions to address … The authors suggest that pharmacists can play a key role in improving opioid safety by performing
March 20, 2019 - Published March 20, 2019
Could CDC guidelines be driving some opioid … Print
Unintended consequences of restrictions enacted to combat the opioid … patient harm due to lack of legitimate access to opioids for chronic pain as a result of the 2016 CDC opioid … Newspaper/Magazine Article
Doctors can change opioid prescribing habits, but progress
August 09, 2017 - Review
Published August 9, 2017
Prescription opioid … Prescription Opioid Analgesics Commonly Unused After Surgery. … Print
A large number of deaths in the United States have been caused by opioid … Journal Article
Postsurgical prescriptions for opioid … Journal Article
Pain states, the opioid epidemic,
May 15, 2019 - Study
Published May 15, 2019
Deaths among opioid … Deaths among opioid users: impact of potential inappropriate prescribing practices. … Facebook
Inappropriate opioid … They found a higher odds of death among opioid users with at least a single incidence of inappropriate … opioid prescribing compared to opioid users who did not experience inappropriate prescribing.
March 07, 2018 - Study
Published March 7, 2018
Patient-centered prescription opioid … Patient-Centered Prescription Opioid Tapering in Community Outpatients With Chronic Pain. … study found that many outpatients treated at a chronic pain clinic were willing to voluntarily taper opioid … The authors suggest that offering a voluntary gradual opioid taper to patients with chronic pain may … reduce their opioid dose.