Prescription History of Emergency Department Patients Prescribed Opioids

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INTRODUCTION To use Colorado's prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP) to describe the recent opioid prescription history of patients discharged from our emergency department (ED) with a prescription for opioid pain medications. METHODS Retrospective cohort study of 300 adult ED patients who received an opioid prescription. We abstracted prescription… (More)
DOI: 10.5811/westjem.2012.2.6915

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@inproceedings{Hoppe2013PrescriptionHO, title={Prescription History of Emergency Department Patients Prescribed Opioids}, author={Jason A. Hoppe and John E Houghland and Michael Yaron and Kennon Heard}, booktitle={The western journal of emergency medicine}, year={2013} }