#WWYD: What would you do?
Through this series of #WWYD, we try to bring out certain situations where physicians are exposed to in their daily practice like this. And try to understand different opinions & perspectives of practitioners across specialities and derive critical insights. To continue with, here we have come up with another #WWYD.
A majority of the elderly suffer from chronic musculoskeletal pain that significantly alters their daily activities and imposes an enormous burden on health care. Multiple comorbidities and the risk of polypharmacy in the elderly make it a challenge to determine the appropriate drug, dosage, and maintenance of therapy.
So Doctor, What is the analgesic of your choice in an elderly patient with Musculoskeletal pain?
Share your opinion!