Do more robust prescription drug monitoring programs reduce prescription opioid overdose?
School of Public Policy, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA.
- Published Article
Addiction (Abingdon, England)
- Publication Date
Oct 01, 2017
US states that have more robust prescription drug monitoring programs have fewer prescription opioid overdose deaths than states with weaker PMPs. States with medical marijuana dispensaries also report fewer opioid overdose deaths than states without these.
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