This guidance from Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing provides information for prescribers on the myths and facts of opioid treatment for chronic pain and the dos and dont’s for acute and chronic pain management. The guidance has been distributed or endorsed by many provider groups and state agencies such as the Group Health Research Institute in Washington and the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services.
Funding Source: Steve Rummler Hope Foundation
Cautious, Evidence-Based Opioid Prescribing
A guide for providers addressing issues surrounding opioid prescribing for chronic pain