Purpose & Evidence:
Available Formats & Links:
Butler SF. Evidence of Co-occuring Alcohol and Prescription Opioid Abuse in Clinical Populations: Implications for Screening. Tufts Health Care Institute, Program on Opioid Risk Management: Conference on Co-Ingestion of Alcohol with Prescription Opioids. 2008.
Coambs RB, Jarry JL, Santhiapillai AC, Abrahamsohn RV, Atance CM. The SISAP: a new screening instrument for identifying potential opioid abusers in the management of chronic nonmalignant pain within the general practice. Pain Res Manag. 1996; 1: 155-162.
McPherson T and Hersch R. Brief substance use screening instruments for primary care settings: a review. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. 2000; 18(2): 193-202. Available at: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10716103 Accessed on: 2013-09-12.
Information about Opioid Misuse, Abuse, and Addiction. It also provides the SISAP and CAGE-AID screening tool questionnaires.
StopPain.org, Department of Pain Medicine & Palliative Care at Beth Israel Medical Center