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- Feb 10, '12 by Catch22PersonifiedWhen you have a patient complaining of "chronic shoulder pain" and "ohhhh I can't move my arms" but as soon as you walk out of the room you see them moving their arms like if nothing happened without even wincing. I start to believe them less.
- Feb 10, '12 by sofla98If the doctor has ordered the medications, I'll give them. Now, if they have a RR of 6 and no pupils, that is another story. Narcotic pain medications have been over prescribed for decades and a lot of people who have chronic medical problems have chronic pain. I'd like to think that the doctors who admit these patients know them way better than I do and I tend to trust their judgement.