Table 2.

Morphine Milligram Equivalents per Day and Pain Scores

OutcomesBefore Intervention (n = 45)After Intervention (n = 45)P Value
    Based on prescription directions151 (110)125 (114)<.001
    Based on number of pills prescribed per month135 (100)116 (106)<.001
Pain scores*5.3 (2.6)5.5 (2.5).783
  • Data are mean (standard deviation) unless otherwise indicated.

  • * Only patients with data available before and after the intervention were included in analysis of this outcome (n = 27).

  • MME, morphine milligram equivalent.