Prescription Drug Abuse Toolkit

Where are pain relievers obtained?

•Bought on internet – 0.1%
•More than one doctor – 1.6%
•Drug dealer/stranger – 3.9%
•Other – 4.9%
•Bought/took from friend/relative – 14.8%
•One doctor – 19.1%
•Free from friend/relative – 55.7%
        Of those that received free from a friend/relative, 80.7% came from one doctor.

SDSMA Whitepaper – Opiate Analgesics for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

Provider Toolkit

SDSMA Patient Pain Assessments

Patient Assessments for Other Conditions

Patient Education and Pain Management

Treatment Services for Addiction

Provider Educational Opportunities 

South Dakota State Medical Association
2600 W 49th St Ste 100
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Phone: 605.336.1965 | Fax: 605.274.3274

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software