Month: October 2011

Abuse risks and routes of administration of different prescription opioid compounds and formulations

Based on a recent study, our team has published an article in “Harm Reduction Journal” titled, “Abuse risks and routes of administration of different prescription opioid compounds and formulations.” To access the full text, click here. Abstract Background Evaluation of tamper resistant formulations (TRFs) and classwide Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) for prescription opioid… Read more »

Identifying primary care skills and competencies in opioid risk management

Based on a recent study, our team has published an article in the “Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions” journal titled, “Identifying primary care skills and competencies in opioid risk management.” To access the full text, click here. Abstract INTRODUCTION: Primary care physicians (PCPs) treat a high proportion of chronic pain patients but… Read more »