Joseph A. Stat News. November 22, 2021
This case describes multiple emergency department (ED) encounters and hospitalizations experienced by a middle-aged woman with sickle cell crisis and a past history of multiple, long admissions related to her sickle cell disease. The multiple encounters highlight the challenges of opioid prescribing for patients with chronic, non-cancer pain.
Szalavitz M. Wired Magazine. August 11, 2021.
Pattani A. NPR Shots. July 14, 2021.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute care edition. 2021;26(13);1-2.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission: June 8, 2021.
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