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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Primary care intervention to reduce prescription opioid overdoses
Principal Investigator:

Amy S.B. Bohnert

Location: Ann Arbor, MI
Congressional District Code: 12
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: July 2015 - March 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Reducing opioid pain medication-related adverse outcomes among patients prescribed opioids for pain is critical for ensuring safe and high quality pain care in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA). Overdose is one such adverse outcome; overdose has substantially increased over the past decade and is a highly significant concern for Veterans, VHA care providers, and other stakeholders. A number of VHA initiatives have sought to improve prescribing...

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