Published Articles

Strongest evidence yet of link between opioids and invasive pneumococcal disease

Prescription opioid use is associated with an elevated risk of invasive pneumococcal disease, according to some of the strongest evidence to date. 
22 February 2018

Latest 'do-not-do' list sends a message on opioids

Pain medicine specialists have sent a strong message about inappropriate opioid prescribing for lower back pain or any chronic non-cancer pain, according to recommendations released by Choosing Wisely Australia.
15 February 2018