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id: opioidcds-11


identifier: cdc-opioid-guidance (OFFICIAL)

version: 0.1.0

name: cdc-opioid-11

title: CDC Opioid Prescribing Guideline Recommendation #11

type: ECA Rule (Details : { code 'eca-rule' = 'ECA Rule', given as 'ECA Rule'})

status: draft

date: 2018-03-19

publisher: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

description: Concurrently prescribing opioid medications with benzodiazepines increases the risk of harm for the patient.

useContext: ,

jurisdiction: United States of America (Details : {urn:iso:std:iso:3166 code 'US' = 'United States of America', given as 'United States of America'})

purpose: CDC’s Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain is intended to improve communication between providers and patients about the risks and benefits of opioid therapy for chronic pain, improve the safety and effectiveness of pain treatment, and reduce the risks associated with long-term opioid therapy, including opioid use disorder and overdose. The Guideline is not intended for patients who are in active cancer treatment, palliative care, or end-of-life care.

usage: Clinicians should avoid prescribing opioid pain medication and benzodiazepines concurrently whenever possible.

copyright: © CDC 2016+.

topic: Opioid Prescribing (Details )

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library: Library/opioidcds-recommendation-11


title: Existing patient has concurrent opioid and benzodiazepine prescriptions.

description: Checking if the trigger prescription meets the inclusion criteria for recommendation #11 workflow.





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