Health and Medical News and Resources

General interest items edited by Janice Flahiff

[News article] Study reveals lack of data on opioid drugs for chronic pain — ScienceDaily

Study reveals lack of data on opioid drugs for chronic pain — ScienceDaily.
p0303-prescription-opioidshttp://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2014/p0303-prescription-opioids.html

 

From the article

Date:January 15, 2015
Source:University of Connecticut
Summary:Researchers have found little to no evidence for the effectiveness of opioid drugs in the treatment of long-term chronic pain, despite the explosive recent growth in the use of the drugs.
Read the article here
Advertisements

January 21, 2015 - Posted by | Medical and Health Research News, Uncategorized | , , , , ,

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: