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State Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs: The Rise and Fall in Heroin Fatalities

Friday, November 22, 2019  
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A new study published in the International Journal of Drug Policy found a consistent association between the adoption of state Prescription Drug Monitoring programs (PDMP) and death rates from heroin poisoning. However, the research showed that rates vary by program type. Corey Davis, Director of the Network’s Harm Reduction Legal Project, co-authored this study.

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