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Salas, Gamaldo, Park
opioids
04/09/2022
In this podcast, Rachel Marie E. Salas, MD, leads a discussion with Charlene Gamaldo, MD, and Sharon Park, PharmD, about the obstacles the opioid crisis has presented in the treatment of restless legs...
04/09/2022
Case In Point
Case In Point
04/04/2022
A 62-year-old White man presented to our emergency department with symptoms of right-sided facial numbness and dysarthria. He also had been having abdominal pain for the previous 5 days, which was...
04/04/2022
opioids
opioids
03/02/2022
In a recent study, researchers compared the efficacy of a mindfulness-based treatment vs group psychotherapy for patients with chronic pain and misusing opioids.
03/02/2022

Interactive Features

opioids
opioids
10/28/2021
The mother of a 28-month-old girl with a history of intrauterine opioid exposure brings the infant in with concerns of a low fever. While examining the patient's records, you realize that the infant...
10/28/2021
opioids
opioids
02/13/2020
The results of a recent study revealed a lack of consensus among clinicians regarding responses to marijuana use in patients who have been prescribed opioids. If a pattern of repeated cannabis use was...
02/13/2020
opioids
opioids
01/23/2020
Do you often evaluate defecation function among patients with constipation who are on opioids or were recently on opioids? Let us know by taking the poll!
01/23/2020
opioids
opioids
02/08/2019
Chronic opioid use in ankylosing spondylitis is becoming more common. How often do you prescribe opioids to your patients with AS? Let us know by taking this poll.
02/08/2019
opioids
opioids
11/28/2018
Think you know which agent the American Gastroenterological Association recommends for opioid-induced constipation? Take our quiz to find out!
11/28/2018

Clinical Insights

opioids
Salas, Gamaldo, Park
opioids
04/09/2022
In this podcast, Rachel Marie E. Salas, MD, leads a discussion with Charlene Gamaldo, MD, and Sharon Park, PharmD, about the obstacles the opioid crisis has presented in the treatment of restless legs...
04/09/2022
mortality risk
mortality risk
01/31/2022
Lead study author Lana Mucalo, MD, discusses her team’s recent study examining the prevalence of opioid-related mortality in patients with sickle cell disease from 2013 to 2019. She presented her research...
01/31/2022