A 22-year-old woman presents with right wrist pain after being involved in an altercation the day before. She reports being struck on the wrist and immediately had pain and difficulty lifting the right hand. What is the best treatment option?
Retrospective chart review shows health disparities in acute pain management among racial/ethnic minority patients and women in an emergency department.
Frequent cannabis users may have poor response to pain control after surgery and may require more rescue medications such as opioids.