First Opioid Prescription and Subsequent High-Risk Opioid Use: a National Study of Privately Insured and Medicare Advantage Adults Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Communication
  • Computer Graphics
  • Health Education
  • Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians'

abstract

  • Long-acting formulation, high daily dosage, and longer duration of the first opioid prescription were each associated with increased high-risk use of opioids in the long term.

publication date

  • January 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s11606-018-4628-y

PubMed ID

  • 30206790

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