Chemical dependency assessment is integral to the initial assessment of chronic

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Chemical dependency assessment is integral to the initial assessment of chronic pain. Which of the following raises a “red flag” about potential chemical dependency? 1 . Use of more than one drug to treat the pain 2 . Multiple times when prescriptions are lost with requests to refill 3 . Preferences for treatments that include alternative medicines 4 . Presence of a family member who has abused drugs 17. The Pain Management Contract is appropriate for: 1 . Patients with cancer who are taking morphine 2 . Patients with chronic pain who will require long-term use of opiates 3 . Patients who have a complex drug regimen 4 . Patients who see multiple providers for pain control ADV Pharm | TextBook | StudyGuide 127
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