Trends in Opioids Prescribed at Discharge from Emergency Departments Among Adults: United States, 2006-2017 [open pdf - 437KB]
From the Abstract: "This report describes trends in opioid prescribing at emergency department (ED) discharge among adults from 2006-2007 through 2016-2017, by selected patient and hospital characteristics and the type of opioids prescribed."
National Health Statistics Reports No. 135
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/