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Changes in Transmucosal Buprenorphine Utilization for Opioid Use Disorder Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Kentucky

Description
Explores changes in prescription rates of transmuscosal buprenorphine for the treatment of opioid use disorder during the COVID-19 pandemic in Kentucky. Compares prescribing rates in rural versus urban areas and examines rates on a week by week basis.
Author(s)
Feitong Lei, Michelle R. Lofwall, Patricia R. Freeman, et al.
Citation
Journal of Rural Health
Date
05/2022
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · Illicit drug use · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Prescription drug misuse · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Kentucky