Opioid crisis

Vogel, Lauren
August 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/9/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 11, pE723
Academic Journal
The article reports that the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario is urging the province to expand its network of specialized pain clinics and develop a new drug information system to control the inappropriate prescribing and illicit use of opioids.


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