Rural Health Research RECAP: Opioid Use Disorder and Treatment: Rural-Urban Comparisons
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP)
Product of the Rural Health Research Gateway funded by FORHP.
Summarizes research describing differences between rural and urban populations with opioid use disorder (OUD) including youth, young adults, and pregnant women. Includes statistics describing the impacts OUD has on both rural and urban emergency department visits.
Emergency Department Services • Opioids • Substance Use Disorder • Women • Youth