Opioid Crisis

Opioid Crisis Fixing pain management could help us solve the opioid crisis Published 2nd February 2018, by " The Conversation.com " What should opioids be used for? Opiods began being commonly prescribed in the 90s, despite limited research supporting their effectiveness for chronic pain tha...


The case of the patient who took daily paracetamol for 12 years

The case of the patient who took daily paracetamol for 12 years Antony Scholefield - 14 March 2017 A patient who died from undiagnosed chronic paracetamol toxicity had been taking up to 2000mg daily for 12 years, a coroner has found. Maxwell John Free was prescribed 500mg of paracetamol...