49 min

#4 Opioid prescribing in chronic pain The GP Show

    • Medicine

Today we will cover opioid prescribing guidelines for chronic non-cancer non-palliative care pain in adults.
Contents:
•New codeine laws 2018
•Opioids prescription facts and harms
•Evidence for opioids
•Types of opioids and equivalence dosing
•Side effects – short and long term
•Initiating and ongoing presciprtion
•Break through pain management
•Discontinuing
•Aberrant behaviour management and assessment
•Follow up

Today we will cover opioid prescribing guidelines for chronic non-cancer non-palliative care pain in adults.
Contents:
•New codeine laws 2018
•Opioids prescription facts and harms
•Evidence for opioids
•Types of opioids and equivalence dosing
•Side effects – short and long term
•Initiating and ongoing presciprtion
•Break through pain management
•Discontinuing
•Aberrant behaviour management and assessment
•Follow up

49 min