Opioid Safety, Respiratory Compromise

The Good and Bad News for Patients Receiving Opioids: Physician-Patient Alliance Presents Survey Results at International Anesthesia Research Society Annual Conference

At the International Anesthesia Research Society annual conference, which took place May 17-20, 2014, the Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety presented results from the first national survey of patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) practice. The survey results showed good news and bad news for patients receiving opioids. Read More

IARS 2013
Opioid Safety, Patient Stories, Respiratory Compromise

PPAHS Presents PCA Safety Checklist at IARS Annual Meeting

by Sean Power

The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety presented at the International Anesthesia Research Society’s Annual Meeting in San Diego, California to discuss the latest advances in research and best practices in anesthesia clinical care. For a handout version of the poster presentation, please click here.

In its August 2012 Sentinel Event Alert, The Joint Commission warned: Read More