When it comes to opioid prescribing for cancer patients, new Australian research shows discussion is lacking in a critical area that can put patients and the public at risk for harm: driving. According to an analysis of documentation in medical records for lung cancer patients, clinicians infrequently assessed driving status on opioid initiation and rarely ...
Opioids and driving: the conversation that’s missing with cancer patients
By Sunalie Silva
25 Mar 2021