Prevalence of prescription opioid abuse in patients with pain

Publication Year:
2016
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Repository URL:
https://digitalrepository.aurorahealthcare.org/medicineresidents/1
Author(s):
Godana, Samuel; Biswas, Ankoor; Biru, N; Getenet, Abraham; Leybishkis, Biana
Tags:
opioids; prescription drug abuse; chronic pain
poster description
Conclusion: Prescription opioid abuse is not uncommon in primary care clinics. Use of the SOAPP-R, along with other appropriate patient evaluations, can help primary care providers to identify high risk behavior patients to decrease opioid abuse.