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Veterans Affairs (VA) Clinical Practice Guidelines for Opioid Therapy for Chronic Pain, December 2016

The VA and Department of Defense Evidenced-Based Practice Work Group (EBPWG) has revised the 2010 Clinical Practice Guideline for Management of Opioid Therapy that is intended to provide healthcare providers with a framework by which to evaluate, treat, and manage the individual needs and preferences of patients with chronic pain who are on or being considered for long-term opioid therapy. To access the guidelines, please click the following link: http://www.healthquality.va.gov/guidelines/Pain/cot/VADoDOTCPG021517clean.pdf

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