Breast Cancer Patients on Opioids Less Likely to Stick to Vital Treatment

Read the full article in the UVA Health System Newsroom here.

Since the article was published, it has been picked up by news outlets nationwide, underscoring the wide interest in cancer treatment issues and opioid use and misuse.

https://consumer.healthday.com/cancer-information-5/breast-cancer-news-94/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer-726201.html

http://health.usnews.com/health-care/articles/2017-09-11/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer

http://www.philly.com/philly/health/topics/HealthDay726201_20170911_Managing_Pain_Can_Be_a_Puzzle_After_Breast_Cancer.html

https://www.nursingknowledge.org/nursing-news/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer

https://cancercompass.com/cancer-news/article/59328.htm

http://news.healingwell.com/index.php?p=news1&id=726201

http://www.health.com/healthday/managing-pain-can-be-puzzle-after-breast-cancer

http://healingwell.e-healthsource.com/index.php?p=news1&id=726201

https://www.eheandme.com/news_articles/549682597

http://myinforms.com/en-us/a/714129505-breast-cancer-patients-on-opioid-treatment-more-likely-to-discontinue-hormones/

http://healthmedicinet.com/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/

http://www.rocketnews.com/2017/09/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/

http://tucson.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_b8728ec8-ad23-5e04-b42c-7b0c50a250b3.html

http://rapidcityjournal.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_3a1ff795-7dfa-5d93-92fa-3b38885996d4.html

https://syvnews.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_5b7d9798-55c8-5aa5-87b2-e5b86ae0faf7.html

https://poststar.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_125acd51-d9d0-5456-a391-931ce42e9701.html

http://santamariatimes.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_6474d1f7-e06e-5c17-b7a8-78a73f8e22ca.html

https://chippewa.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_d7522173-a094-52d2-b5ba-63a230d2e3f2.html

http://fremonttribune.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_41beef3f-5126-55e0-a5f6-baeb7e657e43.html

https://trib.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_980aa201-ccc1-59fc-b7a3-73c0f6f24ce0.html

http://azdailysun.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_f7c61dde-f595-5650-91a3-377be98b7218.html

https://siouxcityjournal.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_20d8135d-8b54-5604-a7c3-ce5f956f2f6c.html

https://billingsgazette.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_280b05ec-d0ff-5fdb-947b-45e3344ccdce.html

https://beatricedailysun.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_49ff8613-9907-545f-86b4-ac25d50921b7.html

https://wcfcourier.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_f8c486be-5430-5849-8c36-54a75dc18b55.html

https://www.winonadailynews.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_d013670b-ce60-5412-b5e7-df25452692ca.html

https://bismarcktribune.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_d18e607e-b8d5-5330-b711-62d7a7fe20aa.html

http://napavalleyregister.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_b4c90c36-e25d-5d3c-a87c-ceca7277dbab.html

https://ravallirepublic.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/article_dbebfd79-f823-51f3-9649-c12f33982d4d.html

https://mtstandard.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_676e6203-2e33-5db4-9a93-ead0074b8b7b.html

https://www.pantagraph.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_565c0aab-7b3d-5053-bccc-094f839234de.html

https://journaltimes.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_5451e949-4c2c-5409-b3a0-f20065e18b69.html

http://lompocrecord.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_2d3d1de3-137f-59b1-bcfe-22ef003baae0.html

https://thesouthern.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_9f4b0f5e-2031-5bd6-81d6-de039daea08f.html

http://www.gazettetimes.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_a849c185-687b-5999-8aaf-c773827305e1.html

http://elkodaily.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_15006fa7-fb2b-5fd5-83e1-c2ac4ca1e790.html

https://www.nwitimes.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/managing-pain-can-be-a-puzzle-after-breast-cancer/article_791b86e5-b901-55a9-b4fe-5c2e3602a81a.html