Post-Op Pain Management Through Opioids and Impact on Satisfaction for THA and TKA Patients

In light of the opioid epidemic, opioid prescribing practices are being re-evaluated, and opioid-sparing care pathways are gaining traction. Within the orthopedic space, opioids are a common part of post-op pain management but are being closely researched for their effectiveness compared to non-opioid or lower dose options.

Organizations that collect medication-based outcomes on the Force Therapeutics platform have an opportunity to monitor post-operative pain and medication usage to identify opportunities for meeting the pain management needs of their patients while being mindful of opioid prescribing practices.

< Back to Resources Feed