A Reality Check: The Need for a Deeper Understanding of Opioid Abuse Treatment Options: A Policy Statement From the American College of Clinical Pharmacology


Most clinical pharmacologists agree that prescription drug abuse is no longer just a trending topic; it has reached epidemic levels in the United States. Although the United States makes up less than 5% of the global population, 80% of the opioids and 99% of the hydrocodone used in the world are used by people in the United States.1 Members of the American… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jcph.645