Resouces Tagged "opioids"

Prevention and Treatment of Opioid and Benzodiazepine Withdrawal – Guideline

“The purpose of this guideline is to ensure that patients who are at risk of developing withdrawal symptoms can be weaned off opioids and benzodiazepines in a timely fashion. It is appropriate that when discontinuing opioids and benzodiazepines, practitioners are cognizant of the potential as well as the clinical effects of withdrawal.” 14 pages with […]

Opioid infusion

Guideline by the Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne for opioid administration to alleviate pediatric pain in an inpatient setting.