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Non-opioid pain management regimen may reduce costs, length of stay, overall opioid use

Gastrointestinal surgical patients treated with a non-opioid pain management regimen had less overall opioid use and shorter length of stay and incurred fewer hospital costs than those treated with an ... Still, they noted several apparent advantages of
July 2014

Managing pain in orthopedic patients takes awareness, finesse

Patients who need pain management after orthopedic surgery usually fall into two very distinct groups. ... Preoperative patient education also is an important tool for pain management, according to Kulsum K.
May 2008

The prescription for pain management

Correll and I'm from the pain management service. How are you doing today?’. ... American Society for Pain Management Nursing guidelines on monitoring for opioid-induced sedation and respiratory depression.
April 2013

Drug safety

may represent an unintended consequence of recent reductions in opioid prescribing for pain management, study authors said. ... make decisions regarding the role of these medications in their pain management based upon an evidence-informed risk-benefit
December 2019

Treating acute pain in opioid-experienced patients

and taking a shower should be the goals of pain management in these patients, she said. ... There are many pain-management tools in the nonopioid toolbox, but some are more effective than others.
June 2018

SHM releases recommendations on opioid use in hospitalized adults with acute, noncancer pain

Clinicians should pair opioids with scheduled nonopioid analgesics, unless contraindicated, and always consider nonpharmacologic pain management strategies, according to the consensus statement from the Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM).
April 2018

Letter from the Editor

This month's issue includes articles on new approaches to pain management, use of penicillin, conference coverage from CHEST 2016, and more. ... The article gathers advice from experts and guidelines on how to effectively manage inpatients' pain with
January 2017

Program for advanced recovery after surgery associated with shorter stays, better outcomes

The program for patients undergoing colorectal resection or hip fracture repair focused on optimizing nutrition, mobility, pain management, and patient engagement. ... The ERAS program focused on optimizing nutrition, mobility, pain management, and
May 2017

The July effect: Real or urban myth?

George said. The booklet covers a variety of common issues or questions, from administrative to clinical, including the optimal way to dictate notes and strategies to handle pain management.
April 2011

New methadone safety clinical practice guideline released

New guidelines for prescribing methadone for opioid addiction and pain management offer advice for primary care and specialty providers about safety and electrocardiogram monitoring to identify patients at high risk for ... Also, patients prescribed
May 2014

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