Special or Theme Issue

Opioid Stewardship.

Guarisco J; Salup A; Nakahara A; Ulrich ND; Gala R; Price-Haywood EG; Robinson W; Harden-Barrios J; Burton J; Burstain T; Velander JR; Tolba R; Meselhy E; Guerra CE.

Both organizational and national strategies are required to reduce opioid-related harm. This special issue explores one health system's efforts to address the opioid epidemic. Articles discuss emergency department prescribing behaviors, use of clinical decision support to manage chronic noncancer pain, and the role of pain specialists as partners in improvement.