Is It Pain Or Dependency? A Doctor's Dilemma

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Lisa Girion, investigative reporter, Los Angeles Times
Dr. Paul Christo, associate professor in the division of pain medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital

While most causes of accidental death are on the decline, drug-related deaths are increasing. This is due in part to the increase of deaths caused by prescription pain medication, like Vicodin or OxyContin. A Los Angeles Times investigative series looks at how doctors are contributing to the trend.

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