Will doctors treat pain differently based on the patient’s race?Studies have shown that doctors dispense opioids for back pain to white patients more frequently than patients of color

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Will doctors treat pain differently based on the patient’s race?Studies have shown that doctors dispense opioids for back pain to white patients more frequently than patients of color – mahrgan

In the early days of the national opioid crisis, doctors more often prescribe opioids to white patients complaining of new low back pain, rather than prescribing opioids to black, Asian, and Hispanic patients, when these powerful painkillers were prescribed Surge, but their danger is not great. According to a study by the University of California,…