Naloxone: Policies and Access
Policies have helped make naloxone more available, thus contributing to the reduction of opioid-related deaths in the U.S.
Clinical best practice recommendations for the use of buprenorphine in the perioperative management of patients undergoing interventional pain procedures and other surgeries were recently published.
Antidepressant medication adherence is associated with cessation of long-term prescription opioid use among patients with non-cancer pain.
The proposal addresses inappropriate ICD-10-CM coding options for withdrawal from opioids, sedatives, or stimulants.