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[thejournal.ie] Pharmacists express concern over addiction to pain relief. (01 May 2012)

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Up to one in three Irish adults may be suffering from chronic pain, while addiction to pain relief medicines is a massive concern in Ireland, pharmacists have warned.

Catriona O’Riordan, a pharmacist from Cork and National Pharmacy Conference (IPU) executive committee member, spoke at the IPU’s annual conference in Galway at the weekend....

 

Item Type:News
Source:thejournal.ie
Date:1 May 2012
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Subjects:VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland
T Demographic Characteristics > Pharmacist
E Concepts in biomedical areas > AOD substance by legal status > Prescription drug (medicine / medication)
B AOD Substances > Opioids (opiates)

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