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Association of tramadol vs codeine prescription dispensation with mortality and other adverse clinical outcomes

Abstract:

Importance Although tramadol is increasingly used to manage chronic noncancer pain, few safety studies have compared it with other opioids.

Objective To assess the associations of tramadol, compared with codeine, with mortality and other adverse clinical outcomes as used in outpatient settings.

Design, Setting, and Participants Retrospective, population-based, propensity score–matched cohort study using a primary care da...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1001/jama.2021.15255

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Publisher:
American Medical Association
Journal:
Journal of the American Medical Association More from this journal
Volume:
326
Issue:
15
Pages:
1504-1515
Publication date:
2021-10-19
Acceptance date:
2021-08-19
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EISSN:
1538-3598
ISSN:
0098-7484
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1193989
Local pid:
pubs:1193989
Deposit date:
2021-09-08

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