Analysis on Regional Difference of Narcotic Analgesic Medication in China – Based on Data of 2011-2013

  •  Yong Liu    
  •  Jianqin Gu    
  •  Xiaoming Wu    


In recent years, the medication level about Chinese narcotic analgesic achieve some improvement, but the annual personal average morphine use is far behind of developed counties, there are obvious regional differences referencing to analysis on narcotic analgesic medication structure (drug use frequency) in Chinese west-central-east areas and 31 provinces, the east area get obvious higher medication frequency than middle and west regions, and is associated with medical volume. So adjusting medical volume, regulating proper medication behavior and adapting new technology in curbing abuse and such on can improve per medication level and promote optimization in regional medication structure.

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  • Issn(Print): 1927-517X
  • Issn(Onlne): 1927-5188
  • Started: 2012
  • Frequency: semiannual

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