Addictions, Drug & Alcohol Institute

Long-Term Opioid Management of Chronic Pain: Trends and Risks

Health services research and epidemiologic methods will be used to understand who receives long-term opioid therapy and to assess associated risks including onset of opioid abuse and mortality. Dr. Banta-Green’s primary role was in the development, implementation, and analysis of the interview study used to address risk factors for opioid abuse.


Michael Von Korff, ScD PI (Group Health)
Caleb Banta-Green, PhD, MPH, MSW Co-Investigator (UW ADAI)

Fund Information

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Start: September 28, 2006
End: April 30, 2010
Status: completed

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