Document Type

Report

Publication Date

2-13-2020

Publication Title

Health Fact Sheet No. 2

Publisher

The Lincy Institute and Brookings Mountain West

First page number:

1

Last page number:

9

Abstract

This Fact Sheet presents data from the Washington Post’s Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) database on opioid shipments in the United States and provides information pertaining to Nevada and each of its 17 regions (16 counties and one independent city). This Fact Sheet compares the Washington Post’s opioid shipment data with opioid prescription rates relative to Nevada’s population in 2010.

Keywords

Opioids; Prescription; Opioid distributors; Opioid shipments; Nevada

Disciplines

Health Policy | Medicine and Health | Pharmacy Administration, Policy and Regulation | Public Policy | Urban Studies

File Format

pdf

File Size

877 KB

Language

English


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