Day: September 7, 2017

Opioid prescribing guidelines OK despite conflict of interest, CIHR review finds

In 2016, at least 2,458 Canadians died of an opioid-related overdose. (File Photo/Sue Ogrocki/Associated Press) The Canadian Institutes for Health Research has concluded that new national guidelines for prescribing opioids were based on sound scientific evidence despite a conflict of interest between one of the doctors who created […]