Pharmacist-Led Intervention Reduced Opioid Use Among Some Surgery Patients

Nov 27, 2018

"By identifying the patients at highest risk and reaching out to them with educational materials and specialized, targeted telephone support, we can successfully encourage them to reduce their immediate post-surgical opioid use, potentially mitigating the risk of longer-term use."

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The pharmacist-led intervention had clinically and statistically significant effects on opioid use