Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs

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This report looks at ways that prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs), which maintain statewide electronic databases of prescriptions dispensed for controlled substances, can help to deter prescription drug misuse.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: March 24, 2014
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Finklea, Kristin M.

Specialist in Domestic Security

Creator (Author):
Bagalman, Erin

Analyst in Health Policy

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Sacco, Lisa N.

Analyst in Illicit Drugs and Crime Policy

Publisher Info:
Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 24, 2014
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United States
Description:

This report looks at ways that prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs), which maintain statewide electronic databases of prescriptions dispensed for controlled substances, can help to deter prescription drug misuse.

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27 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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