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Prescription Drug Misuse in America 

 

2020 Health Trends Cover

The 2020 Quest Diagnostics Health Trends study, published in the journal Population Health Management, compared testing rates and results from across the country before and after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The findings show that prescription drug monitoring declined during the COVID-19 pandemic, while positivity for non-prescribed drugs and dangerous drugs in combination increased.

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Refer below for archives of past Prescription Drug Monitoring Reports

2019

Read the 2019 Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™, A Report on Prescription Drug Misuse in America.

2018

Read the 2018 Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™, A Report on Prescription Drug Misuse in America.

2017

Read the 2017 Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™, A Report on Prescription Drug Misuse in America.

2016

Read the 2016 Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™, A Report on Prescription Drug Misuse in America.

2015

Read the 2015 Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™, A Report on Prescription Drug Misuse in America.

2014

Read the new 2014 Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™, A Report on Prescription Drug Misuse in America.

2013

Read the press release on 2013 prescription drug misuse trends.

Read the 2013 Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™: A Report on Marijuana and Prescription Drug Misuse in America.

Read the press release on 2013 marijuana trends.

2012

Read the 2012 Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™ report: Prescription Drug Misuse in America.

Read the 2012 press release


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