Opioid Prescribing Behavior of Interventional Radiologists Across the United States.

@article{Rosenkrantz2018OpioidPB,
  title={Opioid Prescribing Behavior of Interventional Radiologists Across the United States.},
  author={Andrew B. Rosenkrantz and John David Prologo and Wenyi Wang and Danny R. Hughes and Zachary Louis Bercu and R Duszak},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR},
  year={2018},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={726-733}
}
PURPOSE To study opioid prescribing behavior of US interventional radiologists (IRs). METHODS Using Medicare Physician and Other Supplier Public Use File claims, we identified 2,133 radiologists whose practice in 2015 comprised predominantly interventional radiology. Cross-linking the Medicare Part D Prescriber File, their opioid prescription writing… CONTINUE READING