Department Internal Medicine 1 Institution Klinikum Saarbrücken



Dr. Winfried Hauser


Prof. Dr. Winfried Häuser is specialist of general internal medicine, psychosomatic medicine and pain medicine. He is consultant at the department of Internal Medicine I, academic hospital Saarbrücken, Germany. He is senior consultant of the ambulatory pain medicine and mental health care center Saarbrücken. He is adjunct professor for psychosomatic medicine at the Technical University Munich, Germany. His areas of research are p functional somatic syndromes (fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome, chronic pelvic pain), evidence-based medicine and health care research. He is co-editor of the Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group. He is the head of the steering committee of the German guidelines on opioids for chronic non-cancer pain and member of the steering group of the EULAR recommendations on the management of fibromyalgia. He is the head of the EFIC task force for a position paper on cannabis-based medicines for chronic pain and on opioids for chronic noncancer pain.


Tuesday, September 20, 2022

4:30pm EDT6:00pm EDT

No Singular Solution: Prescribing, Tapering, and the Opioid Pendulum Swing

Tracks: Evidence - Clinical Trials - Systematic Review - Guidelines - Implementation Science, Evidence, Clinical Trials, Systematic Review, Guidelines And Implementation Science
Categories: Topical Workshop
Room: 701 B

This workshop explores real world implications for clinical practice and patient outcomes of national opioid prescribing guidelines in Europe and…