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Post-surgery opioid prescribing guideline leads to high patient satisfaction with pain management

Post-surgery opioid prescribing guideline leads to high patient satisfaction with pain management

Poor and terminally ill Mexicans have less chance to get opioids intended for palliative care

Poor and terminally ill Mexicans have less chance to get opioids intended for palliative care

Active cannabis dispensaries linked to reduced opioid-related mortality rates

Active cannabis dispensaries linked to reduced opioid-related mortality rates

New pain management regimen reduced opioid exposure in trauma patients

New pain management regimen reduced opioid exposure in trauma patients

Multimodal pain regimen minimizes opioid exposure, relieves acute pain in trauma patients

Multimodal pain regimen minimizes opioid exposure, relieves acute pain in trauma patients

San Francisco wrestles with drug approach as death and chaos engulf Tenderloin

San Francisco wrestles with drug approach as death and chaos engulf Tenderloin

Despite new CDC guidance, opioid prescription rates have not declined

Despite new CDC guidance, opioid prescription rates have not declined

Researchers describe a simple, inexpensive way to measure drug dissolution

Researchers describe a simple, inexpensive way to measure drug dissolution

Imaging technique reveals opioid receptor localization across the whole brain

Imaging technique reveals opioid receptor localization across the whole brain

FDA issues warning letters to website operators for illegally selling opioids online

FDA issues warning letters to website operators for illegally selling opioids online

Scientists discover possible biomarkers for detecting opioid use disorder during pregnancy

Scientists discover possible biomarkers for detecting opioid use disorder during pregnancy

Back-pain patients taking opioid painkillers produce anti-opioid antibodies

Back-pain patients taking opioid painkillers produce anti-opioid antibodies

Opioid risk is higher for patients transitioning to skilled nursing facilities

Opioid risk is higher for patients transitioning to skilled nursing facilities

First-time opioid prescriptions may lead to substance-related problems later in life

First-time opioid prescriptions may lead to substance-related problems later in life

Opioid initiation risk in young adults, adolescents may not be as high as previously thought

Opioid initiation risk in young adults, adolescents may not be as high as previously thought

Study: UnityPhilly app can help fight America's opioid crisis

Study: UnityPhilly app can help fight America's opioid crisis

Managing pain after sports medicine procedures without opioids

Managing pain after sports medicine procedures without opioids

Study: Nearly 10% of patients continue to use opioids more than 90 days after heart surgery

Study: Nearly 10% of patients continue to use opioids more than 90 days after heart surgery

UTHSC researchers receive NIH award for opioid addiction studies

UTHSC researchers receive NIH award for opioid addiction studies

ED clinicians do not show readiness to offer opioid use disorder therapy

ED clinicians do not show readiness to offer opioid use disorder therapy