Jul 18, 2016 | addiction

The Challenges of the Inherited Pain Patient on Polypharmacy - Part 2

Doctors Gourlay and Heit, specialists in the arena of pain and addition, explore some of the more common issues confronting the primary care clinician in the management of long-term opioid prescribing. The focus is on the challenges of the inherited patient. In part 2, we consider the issue of opioid tapering, and the role of alternate therapies.