ASO Author Reflections: Opioid Prescribing in Surgical Oncology—Institutional Opportunities for Educational Interventions

  • Heather A. Lillemoe
  • Ching-Wei D. TzengEmail author
ASO Author Reflections



The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


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© Society of Surgical Oncology 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Surgical OncologyUniversity of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterHoustonUSA

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