Factors associated with opioid overdose after


What the study did: Patient and prescribing factors associated with fatal or non-fatal opioid overdose were studied in 236,000 people.

Authors: Scott G. Weiner, MD, MPH, of Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, is the corresponding author.

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