Oct 03, 2017 | opioid therapy

CDC and Opioid Prescribing: Guiding to a Better Outcome?

Recent guidelines from the CDC strongly urge a reduction in opioid prescribing in favor of a multidisciplinary approach for the treatment of chronic pain. Dr. Silverman discusses how frontline practitioners can contextualize this information to help patients achieve better functionality and quality of life. Interventional medicine may be part of the right mix.