A painful puzzle: How to treat chronic pain without feeding addiction

While opioid abuse is not as large an issue outside the U.S., it could easily become a major problem without the right guardrails in place.

What can the international health community learn from the U.S. pain addiction epidemic and the crisis response measures being implemented? And what preventative measures, and checks and balances are in place in countries around the world to help avoid a repeat of the crisis?

Aetna International’s opioid epidemic white paper aims to answer those questions.

Monday, October 8, 2018