Geographic Variation in Health Service Use and Perceived Access Barriers for Australian Adults with Chronic Non-Cancer Pain Receiving Opioid Therapy
Amy Peacock, Suzanne Nielsen, Raimondo Bruno, Gabrielle Campbell, Briony Larance, Louisa Degenhardt
Pain Medicine | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2016
Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council NHMRC
Awarded by NHMRC
This study received funding from the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council NHMRC, #1022522). LD, BL, SN and AP are supported by NHMRC research fellowships (#1041472, #1073858, #1013803 and #1109366). The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre at the University of NSW is supported by funding from the Australian Government under the Substance Misuse Prevention and Service Improvements Grant Fund. BL and LD have received untied educational grants from Reckitt Benckiser for the post-marketing surveillance of opioid substitution therapy medications in Australia, and the development of an opioid-related behaviour scale. SN has been an investigator on untied educational grants from Reckitt Benckiser. LD, BL, and RB have received untied educational grants from Mundipharma to conduct surveillance of the use of pharmaceutical opioids in Australia. All such studies' design, conduct and interpretation of findings are the work of the investigators; the funders had no role in those studies.