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Human Studies

2021 Jan 06


A Pilot Trial of Collaborative Care with Motivational Interviewing to Reduce Opioid Risk and Improve Chronic Pain Management.


Borsari B, Li Y, Tighe J, Manuel JK, Gökbayrak SN, Delucchi K, Morasco BJ, Abadjian L, Cohen BE, Baxley C, Seal KH
Addiction. 2021 Jan 06.
PMID: 33405304.


Opioid use and chronic pain are prevalent in the veteran population. Collaborative Care enhances coordination between patients and their care teams and Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a communication style designed to facilitate behavior change. This study evaluated the use of Collaborative Care with MI (CCMI) with patients with chronic pain and high-risk prescription opioid use.