Opioid Alternative Medications: CRNA Beliefs, Opinions, and Practices
Repository Posting Date2019-01-11T19:34:19Z
Author(s)Velasco, David M.
Author DetailsDavid M. Velasco, DNP, NorthShore Health Systems, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationZeta Chapter
Level of EvidenceN/A
Opioid alternative administration can treat analgesia and limit opioid administration. The purpose of this study was to examine and describe CRNAs' beliefs, opinions, and practices on administering opioid medications versus opioid alternative strategies to treat intraoperative pain. A qualitative, survey study design using semi-structured interviews was conducted.