Reducing stress, optimizing coping strategies may diminish need for opioids following ankle surgery

Helping patients to better manage stress and improve coping strategies related to pain may minimize the need for opioids following ankle fracture surgery, according to new research appearing in the July 2017 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons . The U.S.

Helping patients to better manage stress and improve coping strategies related to pain may minimize the need for opioids following ankle fracture surgery, according to new research appearing in the July 2017 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons . The U.S.

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Reducing stress, optimizing coping strategies may diminish need for opioids following ankle surgery