Florence Chaverneff, PhD

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NASEM report outlines strategy to combat opioid epidemic

NASEM report outlines strategy to combat opioid epidemic

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The FDA commissioned the report to provide an update on current evidence on research, care, and education in the pain field, and to identify actionable measures for the FDA to more adequately address the ongoing opioid epidemic.

CDC's opioid guideline prompts clinician concerns

CDC's opioid guideline prompts clinician concerns

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The recently released CDC guidelines on opioid prescribing remain a topic of debate.

Cannabis health risks and benefits: a report from NASEM

Cannabis health risks and benefits: a report from NASEM

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Cannabis health end points include therapeutic effects, cardiometabolic risk, mental health, respiratory disease, and substance abuse.

American Chronic Pain Association issues toolkit for clinicians

American Chronic Pain Association issues toolkit for clinicians

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The toolkit will provide healthcare professionals with adequate tools to manage their patients' pain.

Controversy over CDC guidelines on prescribing opioids for chronic pain

Controversy over CDC guidelines on prescribing opioids for chronic pain

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Guidelines created in response to the opioid epidemic in the United States have caused controversy in the medical community.

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