States Have Wide Narcotic Use Rate Differences


States Have Wide Narcotic Use Rate Differences
 

Louisiana and New York state have the highest amount of narcotics use in workers’ compensation cases among the 25 states included in a recent study. The research, conducted by the Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI) in Cambridge, Mass., found nearly a fourfold variation between the high- and low-use states.

“This is part of an ongoing series starting in 2011,” said Dongchun Wang, an economist at WCRI and an author of the latest published study, “Interstate Variations in Use of Narcotics, Second Edition.”

To Read More Please Click On This Link:

http://www.chronicintractablepainandyou.net/apps/forums/topics/show/12987159-states-have-wide-narcotic-use-rate-differences

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s