A structured approach to opioid prescribing

Patient assessment, type of pain and timing of therapy, the opioid trial, long term prescribing, tapering and stopping, dose equivalents and changing opioids, checklist for prescribers

A presentation slide set for teaching purposes may be made available by the Faculty that provides a general background about pain and use of opioids. To request these slides please download and save the below form and send completed to contact@fpm.ac.uk