Update: Public comment period is now closed.

The draft evidence report, The Effectiveness and Risks of Long-term Opioid Treatment of Chronic Pain, is now open for public comment on the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality website.

  • Draft Report (PDF) 1.9 MB
  • Draft Appendixes (PDF) 777 kB

Those interested in this report are encouraged to respond during the public commentary period (from now until August 27th). The final version will be made public on the first day of the workshop, September 29th, and the Evidence-based Practice Center investigators will make presentations on their report.