Purdue Pharma and OxyContin – A Commercial Success But Public Health Disaster

Purdue Pharma and OxyContin – A Commercial Success But Public Health Disaster By Ronald Chow Citation Chow R. Purdue Pharma and OxyContin – A Commercial Success But Public Health DisasterHarvard Public Health Review. 2021; 28. Purdue Pharma and OxyContin – A Commercial Success But Public Health Disaster Introduction Over the past two decades, nearly half a […]

Purdue Pharma and OxyContin – A Commercial Success But Public Health Disaster

Correspondence:  Ronald Chow, rcchow@mgh.harvard.edu Chow R. Purdue Pharma and OxyContin –  A Commercial Success But Public Health Disaster. Harvard Public Health Review. 2021; 28.   Introduction Over the past two decades, nearly half a million Americans have died from opioid overdoses1,2. This ongoing opioid crisis in the United States began in 1999, with the increased […]