First, Do No Harm: Advocating for Opioid Prescribing Guidelines in Canadian Emergency Departments

CJEM. 2017 Jul;19(4):324-326. doi: 10.1017/cem.2017.8. Epub 2017 Mar 20.

Abstract

No abstract available

Keywords: opioids; prescribing guidelines; public health.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Analgesics, Opioid / administration & dosage
  • Analgesics, Opioid / adverse effects*
  • Canada
  • Drug Overdose / prevention & control
  • Drug Utilization / standards*
  • Emergency Service, Hospital / standards*
  • Humans
  • Opioid-Related Disorders / prevention & control*
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic*
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians' / standards

Substances

  • Analgesics, Opioid