Opioid Epidemic

CDC: Drug Overdose Deaths in the United States, 1999–2017

Fentanyl’s contribution to the overdose death rate in selected states, 2015 to 2017

New York Times, November 2018

The Role of Science in Addressing the Opioid Crisis


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Opioid Epidemic in the News


As PDMPs improve, America’s physicians and health care professionals are using state PDMPs more than ever

Companies Mentioned in Opioid News

Featured Research: Association of Pharmaceutical Industry Marketing of Opioid Products With Mortality From Opioid-Related Overdoses

JAMA Network Open, January 2019