Tips on how NOT to appear like a Drug seeker - page 16

by WillowBrook

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Having read through some of the threads regarding Drug seekers in the Emergency Department I must admit I now feel quite nervous of being misperceived in this way. I take medication which causes some urinary retention and... Read More


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    This post is over 6 years old.........while it is always good to revisit subjects....the reality of the abuse/overuse of prescription drug is epidemic. Although....I do think at times we a medical personal are quick to stereotype and that does lead to under treatment of someone who has real pain.

    While we may disagree with someone we can hear their point of view without being mean. We can agree to disagree without being disagreeable....

    The OP posted in 2006.....and recieved feed back....thread closed for staff review.
    Pixie.RN likes this.


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