Evidence-based approach to treating post-delivery pain in new moms during opioid crisis

Evidence-based approach to treating post-delivery pain in new moms during opioid crisis

Women who undergo vaginal delivery often do not require opioids to manage pain after hospital discharge, concludes a study. In addition, the quantity of opioids prescribed to women after cesarean delivery can be less than currently prescribed, say the authors.

Women who undergo vaginal delivery often do not require opioids to manage pain after hospital discharge, concludes a study. In addition, the quantity of opioids prescribed to women after cesarean delivery can be less than currently prescribed, say the authors.

Source: Science Daily

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