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Among opioid-naive patients receiving opioids, more intensive opioid prescribing in the first month is associated with transition to long-term opioid use

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  • Marc R Larochelle Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Marc R Larochelle, Boston Medical Center, Section of General Internal Medicine, Crosstown Center 2nd Floor, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02118, USA; marc.larochelle{at}bmc.org
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Larochelle MR
Among opioid-naive patients receiving opioids, more intensive opioid prescribing in the first month is associated with transition to long-term opioid use

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  • Received 5 April 2017
  • Accepted 10 April 2017
  • Published online 13 May 2017.

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