Alternatives to Opioids When Addressing Pain Management in Workers' Compensation
A fuller awareness of the risks, costs, and consequences of opioid medication use in pain management for injured workers has been growing for some time, and the search for safe, effective, and affordable alternatives has taken on greater urgency. The quest for alternatives that offer a measure of effective analgesia (without tolerance, craving and/or addiction) is taking on an increased priority in discovery laboratories and across the ranks of practicing clinicians and other health care ...
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