A crisis within an epidemic: critical opioid shortage in US hospitals

Postgrad Med J. 2019 Sep;95(1127):515-516. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2018-136058. Epub 2019 Jun 19.
No abstract available

Keywords: addiction; health care policy; health care quality; hospital utilization; symptom management.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Analgesics, Opioid / administration & dosage
  • Analgesics, Opioid / supply & distribution*
  • Drug Industry
  • Drug and Narcotic Control
  • Hospitals
  • Humans
  • Injections
  • Opioid-Related Disorders / epidemiology*
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians' / statistics & numerical data*
  • United States / epidemiology

Substances

  • Analgesics, Opioid