Opioid Overdose Deaths and Emergency Department Visits for Dental Conditions in Maryland

Opioid Overdose Deaths and Emergency Department Visits for Dental Conditions in Maryland

This research demonstrates how rates of opioid-related overdose deaths increased over time with the use of the ED for dental conditions in Maryland, a finding consistent with other research demonstrating links between opioid addiction and overdose through dependence and drug-seeking behavior. Email Partnership.Analytics@dentaquest.com to learn more.