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OHSU offers chronic pain guidelines for opioids
Wednesday 4 March 2009
kgw.com reports that “A new guideline for treating chronic pain with opioid medications normally reserved for cancer patients has been published with recommendations from Oregon Health & Science University researchers.”
It also adds that “After two years of study by OHSU researchers, an expert panel concluded that opioid pain medications are safe and effective for carefully selected, well-monitored patients who suffer from chronic non-cancer pain.”
The article can be found here:
And here’s the University’s more detailed press release:
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