Tag: <span>questionable</span>

Questionable Behavior

It is questionable to increase the effects of pain medication or to serve as a substitute for them, via the use alcohol and marijuana to self-medicate. Alcohol brings on its own series of problems, and the chronic pain patient may drink throughout the day, complicating the effects of one or more of medications prescribed. Marijuana …

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Perpetuted Dependency

Often case managers and physicians will say “I wish he/she had an attorney and would stop continually bothering me.” …
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Compulsive and Controlling

Almost two-thirds of surgeon-instigated psychological referrals are for (correctly) suspected depression. However, not infrequently, …
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Fabrication of Complaints

A concern has been that when a patient is, for example, orthpoedically MMI, he/she is then referred to a “pain clinic” …
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