Getting “Travis-y”: Stroke and AFib, Naloxegol for Opioid Constipation
Originally aired July 2, 2014: Cryptogenic Stroke and Atrial Fibrillation, Naloxegol for Opioid-Induced Constipation
Fahad and Amol want you to:
1. Appreciate the importance of subclinical atrial fibrillation in cryptogenic stroke and consider longer monitoring to detect it.
2. Recognize Naloxegol as a targeted therapy for opioid-induced constipation that is more effective than placebo but its effectiveness has not been compared directly with existing laxative therapies.
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