Long-Term Opioid Therapy for Chronic Pain: More Harm Than Good?

riskbenefit stonesOver the past 15 years, powerful opioid painkillers have been on the front lines of treatment for backache, headaches, and other chronic pain conditions in the United States. But over 100,000 overdose deaths later, physicians and policymakers are rethinking this approach.

Read this story at Pain Research Forum.

 

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