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Tedesco D, Asch SM, Curtin C
Opioid abuse and poisoning: trends in inpatient and emergency department discharges.
This study analyzed national trends in inpatient and emergency department (ED) discharges for opioid abuse, dependence, and poisoning using Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project data.
Citation: Tedesco D, Asch SM, Curtin C . Opioid abuse and poisoning: trends in inpatient and emergency department discharges. Health Aff 2017 Oct;36(10):1748-53. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2017.0260..
Keywords: Emergency Department, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), Hospital Discharge, Opioids, Substance Abuse