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From the College

https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2011/10/25/10.htm. The National Institute on Drug Abuse offers free educational programs and resources on the prescribing of opioid medications for health care ... professionals. The National Institute on Drug
October 2011

8 ways that members can guide College activities

The opioid dependence and overdose crisis results in more than 30,000 deaths per year nationally. ... As a profession, we need to recognize our responsibility in enabling dependence on opioids with indiscriminate prescribing and the need to change these
March 2017

Opioids and overdoses

https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2013/02/26/4.htm. Opioids are a major contributor to drug overdose deaths, either when taken alone or in combination with other drugs, a new ... Opioids are a major contributor to drug overdose deaths, either when
February 2013

From ACP Foundation

https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2010/08/24/8.htm. The ACP Foundation recently released two new video HEALTH TiPS on how to take opioid pain medication and how to use ... The ACP Foundation recently released two new video HEALTH TiPS on how to
August 2010

COPD

1, 2005, and June 30, 2009. The study's objective was to examine the safety of benzodiazepines and opioids in patients who had very severe COPD. ... At baseline, 535 patients (24%) were taking benzodiazepines, 509 (23%) were taking opioids, and 200 (9%)
February 2014

Take time to ease the pain of elderly patients

Gloth, who said that regulatory obstacles present a challenge to prescribing opioids, especially in nursing homes. ... In general, opioids should be “the last resort for dealing with chronic pain,” said Dr.
July 2013

Opioids

Researchers sought to determine the rate of opioid overdose in relation to an average prescribed daily opioid dose among patients receiving medically prescribed, long-term opioid therapy. ... During follow-up, 51 patients had one or more opioid-related
January 2010

FDA news

a Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) for all extended-release and long-acting opioid medications. ... Doctor training, patient counseling, and other risk reduction measures developed by opioid makers as part of the REMS are expected to become
April 2011

Warnings on long-term dual antiplatelet therapy, more

https://acpinternist.org/archives/2015/02/fda.htm. This update covers the recall of rapid gram-negative combo panels, approval of an extended-release opioid analgesic, and a new rule about ... Doses of 80 mg per day and higher should not be prescribed to
February 2015

Pain management

Researchers examined the comparative safety of nsNSAIDs, selective cyclooxygenase 2 inhibitors (coxibs) and opioids. ... See the next story, “Opioids for nonmalignant pain have different adverse event profiles.”).
December 2010

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