VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Use Opioids in the Management of Chronic Pain
Veterans Health Administration (VHA)
Offers evidence-based information, recommendations, guides, and tools to U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) healthcare providers and patients to assist in the decision making process to improve the health and treatment of patients with chronic pain. Includes information and algorithms for determining the appropriateness, risks, duration, and frequency of opioid therapy to prioritize safe and effective opioid prescribing practices.
Health and Wellness • Healthcare Workforce • Opioids • Pain Management and Opioid Prescribing • Veterans