New York Times | Prescribing Opioids: How Many Are Too Many?

What’s the right painkiller prescription to send home with a patient after gallbladder surgery or a cesarean section? That question is front and center as conventional approaches to pain control in the United States contribute, in the opinion of some experts, to a culture of overprescribing that aggravates the nation’s epidemic of opioid overuse and abuse. Last year, Marty Makary, a surgeon, researcher and professor of surgery at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, wondered why...

Click here to keep reading

Featured Posts
Recent Posts

Contact Us

Please use the form below to send any inquiries, requests for collaboration, or permission to use our content