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Prescribing Opioids After Surgery Remains the Same for Seniors

Prescribing Opioids After Surgery Remains the Same for Seniors

There were no changes in the number of seniors who got opioids after surgery, but the doses they were prescribed were less than before.‘The increase in seniors filling non-opioid prescriptions and the lower opioid dose may reflect the development of surgery-specific prescribing guidelines and the increasing use of anesthesiologist-championed Enhanced ...