When it comes to opioid prescribing, respiratory physician Associate Professor Natasha Smallwood says discussion is lacking in a critical area that can put patients and the public at risk for harm: driving. Of 1022 outpatients with advanced non small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) seen between 2015 and 2019 , 205 were commenced on opioid therapy. ...
Why physicians should be ‘driving instructor’ when it comes to opioids: Natasha Smallwood
By Sunalie Silva
25 Mar 2021