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Episode 19: Opioids special #1: Tapering opioids in partnership with patients with chronic non-cancer pain

  • 30 November 2020
  • Podcasts

Episode 19: Opioids special #1: Tapering opioids in partnership with patients with chronic non-cancer pain

  • 30 November 2020
  • Podcasts

In this special edition of the NPS MedicineWise podcast, Dr Jill Thistlethwaite talks with Associate Professor Michael Vagg, pain physician and Dean of the Faculty of Pain Medicine Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) and Mr Don Firth, a member of Painaustralia’s Consumer Advisory Group, about the challenges involved in tapering opioids. They discuss the practical aspects of tapering, drawing from their different experiences, and sharing examples from clinical practice. 

This podcast was developed with funding from the Therapeutic Goods Administration, Australian Government Department of Health.


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