Association Between Obesity and Opioid Usage for Pain Management in Postpartum Women
- Obesity linked to pain outcomes
- Prescribing opioids postpartum
- Contributing factors
- To determine how obesity affects pain levels and opioid usage postpartum
- To consider how additional mediating factors like mental health disorders and race affect the relationship between obesity and pain management postpartum
Recommended CitationMehta, Vaishali and McCurdy, MD, MPH, Rebekah, "Association Between Obesity and Opioid Usage for Pain Management in Postpartum Women" (2019). Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Presentations and Grand Rounds. Paper 42.