The Alcohol & Drug Abuse 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.

Investigators

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

Project Site

NIH RePORTER record