A Quality Improvement program to better understand our opioid prescribing and its effect on dental patients.


New legislation related to opioid prescribing was implemented in Michigan in 2018. This study looked at patterns in opioid prescribing and its effect on patients (through patient phone interviews) prior to the implementation of new legislation. We gathered information on patient satisfaction with and without opioids for the same procedure, as well as patient pain experience with and without opiods

Status: Completed
Funding: Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Category: Research