|Clinical Decision Support Work Group||Maturity Level : N/A||Standards Status : Informative||Compartments : Not linked to any defined compartments|
id : opioidcds-08
identifier : cdc-opioid-guidance (OFFICIAL)
version : 0.1.0
name : cdc-opioid-08
title : CDC Opioid Prescribing Guideline Recommendation #8
status : draft
publisher : Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
description : Clinicians should incorporate into the management plan strategies to mitigate risk, including considering offering naloxone when factors that increase risk for opioid overdose, such as history of overdose, history of substance use disorder, higher opioid dosages (≥50 MME/day), or concurrent benzodiazepine use, are present.
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purpose : CDC’s Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain is intended to improve communication between providers and patients about the risks and benefits of opioid therapy for chronic pain, improve the safety and effectiveness of pain treatment, and reduce the risks associated with long-term opioid therapy, including opioid use disorder and overdose. The Guideline is not intended for patients who are in active cancer treatment, palliative care, or end-of-life care.
usage : Before starting and periodically during continuation of opioid therapy, clinicians should evaluate risk factors for opioid-related harms.
copyright : © CDC 2016+.
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title : Existing patient exhibits risk factors for opioid-related harms.
description : Checking if the trigger prescription meets the inclusion criteria for recommendation #8 workflow.
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Usage note: every effort has been made to ensure that the examples are correct and useful, but they are not a normative part of the specification.