As addiction crisis grows, Penn 'nudges' doctors to limit opioid prescriptions

January 18, 2018

A University of Pennsylvania study has found a simple way to nudge emergency department doctors in the right direction: set the electronic medical records system to default to the recommended 10 opioid pills, or about a three-day supply, to treat acute pain.... read more on



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