Prescription opioid medication use among people with migraine: National survey results

Society for Behavioral Medicine, 2017

Authors: Christopher Malone, Amrita Bhowmick, Amy Wachholtz

Partnering with University of Massachusetts/UMass Memorial Medical Center and University of Colorado – Denver, this poster was published in 2016 showcasing data from Health Union’s Migraine In America 2015 survey.

The purpose of this study was to understand the contributing factors to the use of prescription opioid medication among a chronically ill population, which may inform and improve the use of opioid medication to treat chronic pain while limiting the risk of inappropriate prescribing.

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