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Earlier intervention; better outcomes


September 14, 2020 A recent study published in BMJ Open found that 72% of the 98,000 opioid-naive patients studied received a prescription for opioids following outpatient knee arthroscopy between 2015 and 2019.  With more than 70,000 patients receiving opioids for the first time, I wonder how many received the risk assessment and monitoring that guidelines recommend.   Were they assessed for their potential risk of misuse prior to the surgery?  Did they have an open and…
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