Improving Prescribing Practices For Better Patient Care
In the article, How to Avoid Risk Associated with Medication Management, Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. David Markel shares his insights into the opioid epidemic and how providers need more clarity around what the approach should be for managing pain and pain medication. He recommends collaboration in healthcare when determining a patient’s treatment algorithm, including consultation with other specialists when it is in the patient’s best interest.
This article further explores:
- Collaborative pain management among providers
- The studies on the impact of current pain management treatments
- Complications besetting the current pain management treatment pathways