Team Rounding 2
The following video explains why interdisciplinary teams are so important to help treat pain.
Team Rounding 3
Opioid Side Effects
Common side effects of opioids include the following:
- Opioid induced hyperalgesia
- Respiratory depression
- Urinary retention
Test Your Knowledge
Matching Side Effects with Affected Organs
Choose which organ each side effect affects.
What organ does bradycardia and hypotension affect?
What organ does drowsiness, sedation, and hallucinating affect?
What organ does nausea and constipation affect?
What organ does myoclonus affect?
What organ does pruritis affect?
What organ does respiratory depression affect?
Decision Point 3
Your colleagues noticed Mr. Frank is in discomfort and his stomach appears distended.
Choose what you feel to be the best answer to address this situation.