Judicious use of opioids justified in COPD: expert
By Tony James
3 Dec 2015
There is an urgent need to dispel myths about the risks of using regular low-dose opioids in patients with COPD, according to Adelaide palliative care physician Professor David Currow and his colleagues. Writing to the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology in response to a Canadian study that claimed to identify safety concerns from over-prescribing, Professor ...