As opioid prescribing has escalated, so have overdoses and other adverse effects. ... Franklin said. As opioid prescribing has escalated since the 1990s, so have overdoses and other adverse effects.
The slippery slope of opioid prescribing. I hate dealing with opioid pain medications. ... The solution isn't to vilify the person on narcotics or the doctor prescribing them.
ACP launches new services for quality improvement | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist
The ACP Advance chronic care QI programs and resources span various clinical conditions and focus areas including adult immunization, atrial fibrillation, chronic pain and safe opioid prescribing, and diabetes.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2016/10/editors.htm. This issue covers such topics as legislative issues regarding prescribing, potential overdoses by patients taking narcotics, and a new way to look at ... Some of the concerns expressed include the
It's a start. There is a deadly explosion of opioid addiction in the United States. ... association between scores on the pain management dimension questions and opioid prescribing practices, we are proposing to remove the pain management dimension of
QD: News Every Day--FDA eyes mandatory opioid training for prescribers, pushes voluntary education for now
New FDA policies on opioid prescribing seek continuing education, and eventually, mandatory training, for prescribers of opioids, the agency announced. ... The move is an attempt to address the rising rates of opioid prescribing, and the problems that
1999, 2000-2002, 2003-2005, and 2006-2008) to produce national estimates of opioid prescriptions over time. ... Gender, geographic region, urban location and survey setting were not associated with opioid prescribing patterns.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2019/06/changes-made-to-opioid-prescribing-information.htm. This column reviews details on recent recalls, warnings, and approvals. ... Required changes to prescribing information for all opioid analgesic medicines used
Health-care providers who choose to prescribe methadone should have substantial experience with its use and follow consensus guidelines for appropriate opioid prescribing, the CDC stated. ... More practical tips on managing opioid-related care is
Highlights this year include discussions of clinical controversies, a free half-day precourse on opioid prescribing, and the opportunity to join colleagues on Capitol Hill as part of Leadership Day.