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Opioid Management

Opioids are a class of medication that are typically used to reduce and manage both acute- and long-term pain. Opioids can be both naturally occurring and synthetically manufactured, and encompass both legally and illegally made and used products. While they can be effective in reducing short-term acute pain, long-term use carries risks, including addiction and accidental overdose. In order to help effectively manage opioid prescribing and use, HSR researchers conduct investigations into various aspects of opioid management, including prescription medication reviews, adjunct pain management therapy, and opioid use disorder treatment.

Each section below is populated by a search of the HSR website. Search results are generated based on the search term "Opioid". Results are updated as new data are available.

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Citations

(5 of more than 1160 OPIOID focused publications)



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Publication Briefs

(5 of more than 72 OPIOID focused publication briefs)



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Studies

( 5 of more than 58 OPIOID focused projects )

Project No.  Title  PI  Funding Start   
IIR 22-062 The Impact of a Transitional Pain Service on Reducing Chronic Opioid Use Among Veterans Using Community Care for Orthopedic Surgery Brooke, Benjamin 2024-02-01
IIR 20-122 ECCO - Evaluation of Outcomes Associated with Community Care Prescribed Opioids Duan-Porter, Wei 2023-03-01
SDR 21-108 Role of Non-pharmacological Pain Treatments in Safe and Effective Opioid Tapering in Chronic Pain Black, Anne 2022-05-01
CDA 20-231 Data to Clinical Action: Using Predictive Analytics to Improve Care of Veterans with Opioid Use Disorder Hayes, Corey 2022-04-01
SDR 21-114 Virtual MOUD Treatment: Virtual Point-of-Care Toxicology Testing to Accompany Virtual Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder Hermes, Eric 2022-03-01

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Cyberseminars

The most recent "Opioid" seminars are displayed.

Date Title Presenter(s)
12/5/2023 Developing a Pain Management Model for Patients Receiving Medication for Opioid Use Disorder Barry, Declan  
11/16/2023 Balancing Characteristics of Veterans on Long-term Opioid Therapy Who Used vs. Did Not Use CIH Services Black, Anne  
11/7/2023 The Pain Services Evaluation Program: Evaluating Pain Teams and Funding Initiatives Across the VA Relyea, Mark  
Edmond, Sara  
10/18/2023 Prediction of Opioid-Related Overdose and Suicide Events Using Administrative Healthcare Data Ward, Ralph  
10/3/2023 Broad and Focused RFAs for Pain and Opioid Actively Managed Portfolio Central Office Staff, HSR&D/QUERI VA  

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Videos


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