Time to confront iatrogenic opioid addiction
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|Title:||Time to confront iatrogenic opioid addiction||Authors:||Klimas, Jan||Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/7611||Date:||May-2016||Abstract:||Canada has been grappling for decades in a largely ineffective attempt to keep heroin out of our borders. Now the unsafe prescribing of opioids has organized crime groups turning their attention to customers whose addiction started in the doctor's office. Physicians are going to have to face the tough conversations that involve two of the hardest words in a doctor's vocabulary: enough and no.||Type of material:||Journal Article||Publisher:||Rogers Publishing Healthcare Group||Journal:||The Medical Post||Keywords:||Addiction; Fentanyl; Oxycodone||Other versions:||http://www.canadianhealthcarenetwork.ca/physicians/discussions/opinion/time-to-confront-iatrogenic-opioid-addiction-44660||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Not peer reviewed|
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