Opioid Crisis Engagement from ACCRAC / by Muhammad Amir Ayub

It’s pretty clear listening to this podcast that doctors (at least in the states)  are among the guiltiest in the development of the opioid crisis epidemic.

1 billion excess of opioid pills per year post surgery? That’s absurd. 

Quick discharges post surgery is good, but there has to be a much better way of managing postoperative pain and more discriminate painkiller prescribing.