Neurology experts reviewed the latest evidence to offer new recommendations for management of painful neuropathy in diabetes patients.
Researchers say it’s a sign that more targeted therapies are needed for the vulnerable patient population.
The top 5% of prescribers account for half of opioid prescriptions and high risk prescriptions to children and young adults.
Patients prescribed benzodiazepines and opioids by different providers 20% more likely to overdose, adding to already heightened risk.
Study looks at trends before and after 2016 guide for prescribers was released.
Study finds declines in prescription drugs dispensed to children during COVID-19, including infection-related medicines and some used for chronic diseases.<