Stated Pain Levels, Opioid Prescription Volume, and Chronic Opioid Use Among United States Army Soldiers.

Introduction The use of opioids has increased drastically over the past few years and decades. As a result, concerns have mounted over serious outcomes associated with chronic opioid use (COU), including dependency and death. A greater understanding of the factors that are associated with COU will be critical if prescribers are to navigate potentially… (More)