Project
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Opioid prescriptions in primary care

Over the past 25 years opioid use increased 10-14 fold. The same trend was signaled in the Netherlands.
This study gives an overview of opioid prescribing in general practice to support future decisions of the Medicines Evaluation Board.
Data from NIVEL Primary Care Database are used to describe the trend in opioid prescribing in general practice (2005-2015), as well as duration of opioid use and prescribed formulation.
An overview of opioid prescribing in general practice over time.
Funding
College ter Beoordeling van Geneesmiddelen
In this project we work together with
CBG (Frank Holtkamp)