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dc.contributor.authorUgochukwu, Kenechukwu
dc.descriptionThis project was undertaken with Dr. Sonya Wade, APRN, FNP-BC and Dr. Shainy Varghese, APRN, CPNP.en_US
dc.description.abstractOn average, 130 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose. From 1999 to 2016, more than 200,000 people died in the U.S. from overdoses related to prescription opioids (CDC, 2017). Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) is an electronic database that tracks controlled substance prescriptions in a state. This EBP project focuses of the utilization of Prescription Drugs Monitoring Programs (PDMP) to decrease overdose deaths related to prescription Opioid abuse.en_US
dc.subjectopioid overdoseen_US
dc.subjectPrescription Drug Monitoring Programen_US
dc.subjectopioid abuseen_US
dc.titlePDMP Utilization to Decrease Prescription Opioid Overdose Deathsen_US

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