Routine use of opioids? - page 2

Do you use any opioids intraoperatively and toward the end of a case when the procedure is obviously going to result in severe pain when the patient awakens? I would like to know if it is routine to... Read More

  1. by   ginger58
    Quote from sharann
    Thank you everyone. I talked to everyone I was supposed to and well see from there!
    Please let us know what comes of this. It better because this borders on abuse--no, it is abuse.
  2. by   sharann
    Quote from ginger58
    Please let us know what comes of this. It better because this borders on abuse--no, it is abuse.
    I agree 1000% which is why I couldn't just sit by and watch it happen. I heard that they are looking for a replacement for him
  3. by   Howie149
    Quote from sharann
    I agree 1000% which is why I couldn't just sit by and watch it happen. I heard that they are looking for a replacement for him
    Quick question, was he an anesthesiologist or a CRNA?
  4. by   sharann
    Anesthesiologist, board certified in both anesthesia and pain specialist if you can believe that irony.
  5. by   subee
    Quote from sharann
    Anesthesiologist, board certified in both anesthesia and pain specialist if you can believe that irony.

    I would consider contacting his state board. He may have mental-health issues. Sounds unfit for duty to me!

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