A registered nurse who visited palliative care patients in their homes to steal their fentanyl and oxycodone medications has…
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Doctors have raised the alarm over an illegal herbal product known as 'Kamini balls' after a dozen patients developed opioid…
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Doctors will be expected to avoid prescribing opiates for many ED and surgical patients, under landmark new standards…
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Prescription opioid treatment for chronic non-cancer pain has precipitated an epidemic of addiction that is proving tough to…
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A combination of low-dose opioids and simple analgesics may be preferable for osteoarthritis compared with single-ingredient…
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The overdose death of a patient who took his own oral opioids while in an ED cubicle was “readily preventable”, a coroner…
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A patient died after a hospital halved their methadone dose and the GP failed to see the discharge letter, a coronial…
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