Publications

The Diffusion of Back Surgery in the U.S., 1992-2014
Frakt A, Skinner J. The puzzling popularity of back surgery in certain regions. NY Times. 2017 Feb 13. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/13/upshot/medical-mystery-why-is-back-surgery-so-popular-in-casper-wyo.html
State Legal Restrictions and Prescription-Opioid Use among Disabled Adults
Meara E, Horwitz JR, Powell W, McClelland L, Zhou W, O'Malley AJ, Morden NE. State legal restrictions and prescription-opioid use among disabled adults. N Engl J Med. 2016 Jul 7;375(1):44-53. doi: 10.1056/NEJMsa1514387. Epub 2016 Jun 22