S03 E24 - The Opioid Epidemic: How Did We Get Here?

The Hurt By The Female Pain Docs by Dr. Meera Kirpekar and Dr. Alopi Patel
In the first part of this two part episode, Dr. P and Dr. K discuss the opioid epidemic that has swept the nation, starting from the 1990s. This episode focuses on how the opioid epidemic came to be in the U.S., and how this has affected public health. We discuss the history of opioid prescribing as well as the surge in opioid prescriptio  ...  See more
Apr 18 2022
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pain doctormedicinepainhealthopioidopioid epidemicnarcoticaddictionmedical educationmed