Aaron M Gilson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint State medical board members' beliefs about pain, addiction, and diversion and abuse: a changing regulatory environment
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53711 1068, USA
    J Pain 8:682-91. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The federal Drug Enforcement Administration "prescription series" proposal: continuing concerns
    Aaron M Gilson
    U S Policy Research, World Health Organization Collaborationg Center for Policy and Communications in Cancer Care, University of Wisconsin Madison, 406 Science Drive, Suite 202, Madison, WI 53711 1068, USA
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 21:21-4. 2007
  3. doi request reprint The concept of addiction in law and regulatory policy related to pain management: a critical review
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 406 Science Drive, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:70-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint U.S. policies relevant to the prescribing of opioid analgesics for the treatment of pain in patients with addictive disease
    Aaron M Gilson
    Clin J Pain 18:S91-8. 2002
  5. doi request reprint The burden of the nonmedical use of prescription opioid analgesics
    Aaron M Gilson
    WHO Collaborating Center for Policy and Communications in Cancer Care, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, 53711 1068, USA
    Pain Med 10:S89-100. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint State policy affecting pain management: recent improvements and the positive impact of regulatory health policies
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group in the Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Wisconsin Madison, 406 Science Drive, Suite 202, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Health Policy 74:192-204. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Progress to achieve balanced state policy relevant to pain management and palliative care: 2000-2003
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison WI 53711 1068, USA
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 19:13-26. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A reassessment of trends in the medical use and abuse of opioid analgesics and implications for diversion control: 1997-2002
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, University of Wisconsin Madison Comprehensive Cancer Center, 53711 1068, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:176-88. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving state pain policies: recent progress and continuing opportunities
    Aaron M Gilson
    US Policy Research, the Pain and Policy Studies Group, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 57:341-53. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Opioid analgesics for pain control: wisconsin physicians' knowledge, beliefs, attitudes, and prescribing practices
    Marla Z Wolfert
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin WI 53792, USA
    Pain Med 11:425-34. 2010

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint State medical board members' beliefs about pain, addiction, and diversion and abuse: a changing regulatory environment
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53711 1068, USA
    J Pain 8:682-91. 2007
    ..We discuss appropriate regulatory and law enforcement responses to opioid prescribing violations, and suggest crucial next steps...
  2. ncbi request reprint The federal Drug Enforcement Administration "prescription series" proposal: continuing concerns
    Aaron M Gilson
    U S Policy Research, World Health Organization Collaborationg Center for Policy and Communications in Cancer Care, University of Wisconsin Madison, 406 Science Drive, Suite 202, Madison, WI 53711 1068, USA
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 21:21-4. 2007
    ..This issue led to a series of regulatory proposals that engendered great concern in the pain management community. The proposed positive outcome from the DEA is described...
  3. doi request reprint The concept of addiction in law and regulatory policy related to pain management: a critical review
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 406 Science Drive, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:70-7. 2010
    ..To present a critical appraisal of the present definitions of addiction-related terminology that appear in US laws and regulatory policies that apply to the prescription of controlled substances for pain management...
  4. ncbi request reprint U.S. policies relevant to the prescribing of opioid analgesics for the treatment of pain in patients with addictive disease
    Aaron M Gilson
    Clin J Pain 18:S91-8. 2002
    ..Also presented are recent policy initiatives that can improve the use of controlled substances to treat pain and, thus, ultimately enhance pain relief for patients with an addictive disease...
  5. doi request reprint The burden of the nonmedical use of prescription opioid analgesics
    Aaron M Gilson
    WHO Collaborating Center for Policy and Communications in Cancer Care, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, 53711 1068, USA
    Pain Med 10:S89-100. 2009
    ..Such resources, along with an accurate understanding of the problem, extend greater hope that the public health challenge of nonmedical prescription opioid use can be effectively mitigated...
  6. ncbi request reprint State policy affecting pain management: recent improvements and the positive impact of regulatory health policies
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group in the Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Wisconsin Madison, 406 Science Drive, Suite 202, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Health Policy 74:192-204. 2005
    ..PPSG policy evaluations provide guidance to lawmakers, healthcare regulators, and clinicians who are striving to achieve balanced policy, an attainable but redoubtable goal, to benefit patient care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Progress to achieve balanced state policy relevant to pain management and palliative care: 2000-2003
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison WI 53711 1068, USA
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 19:13-26. 2005
    ..The need for partnerships between the healthcare and law enforcement communities is emphasized to create a more positive regulatory environment for pain relief and palliative care, which ultimately will benefit patient care...
  8. ncbi request reprint A reassessment of trends in the medical use and abuse of opioid analgesics and implications for diversion control: 1997-2002
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, University of Wisconsin Madison Comprehensive Cancer Center, 53711 1068, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:176-88. 2004
    ..Increases in abuse of opioids is a growing public health problem and should be addressed by identifying the causes and sources of diversion, without interfering with legitimate medical practice and patient care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving state pain policies: recent progress and continuing opportunities
    Aaron M Gilson
    US Policy Research, the Pain and Policy Studies Group, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 57:341-53. 2007
    ..An emerging role for clinicians and their professional organizations to improve their state's pain policies is discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Opioid analgesics for pain control: wisconsin physicians' knowledge, beliefs, attitudes, and prescribing practices
    Marla Z Wolfert
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin WI 53792, USA
    Pain Med 11:425-34. 2010
    ..Although their role in the management of chronic pain not related to cancer is controversial, there is increasing evidence for their benefit in certain patient populations...
  11. ncbi request reprint Improving state medical board policies: influence of a model
    Aaron M Gilson
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 31:119-29. 2003
  12. doi request reprint Ensuring patient access to essential medicines while minimizing harmful use: a revised World Health Organization tool to improve national drug control policy
    Aaron M Gilson
    University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, 1300 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 25:246-51. 2011
    ..It is hoped that representatives of governments and medical institutions, as well as health care professionals, will commonly and effectively use the revised WHO guidelines as a policy change tool...
  13. doi request reprint Multivariate analysis of countries' government and health-care system influences on opioid availability for cancer pain relief and palliative care: more than a function of human development
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Palliat Med 27:105-14. 2013
    ..Although opioids such as morphine are considered essential medicines in the provision of palliative care and for treating cancer pain, especially when the pain is severe, low- and middle-income countries often lack such medications...
  14. ncbi request reprint Wanted: a public health approach to prescription opioid abuse and diversion
    David E Joranson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, Comprehensive Cancer Center, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:632-4. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Is the DEA's new "prescription series" regulation balanced?
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, Paul P Carbonne Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53711 1068, USA
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 22:218-20. 2008
    ..Rather, if implemented appropriately, the new regulation can be considered an important mechanism to control medication diversion while maintaining access for legitimate medical purposes and patient care...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pain management and prescription monitoring
    David E Joranson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Center, Madison, WI 53711 1068, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 23:231-8. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint A much-needed window on opioid diversion
    David E Joranson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, Paul P Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Policy and Communications in Cancer Care, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Pain Med 8:128-9. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Improving access to opioid analgesics for palliative care in India
    David E Joranson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, University of Wisconsin Madison Comprehensive Cancer Center, and World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Policy and Communications in Cancer Care, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 24:152-9. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Pain management, controlled substances, and state medical board policy: a decade of change
    David E Joranson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 23:138-47. 2002
    ..Further actions are recommended so that state medical boards can address inadequate pain management and physician concerns about regulatory scrutiny...
  20. doi request reprint Using a morphine equivalence metric to quantify opioid consumption: examining the capacity to provide effective treatment of debilitating pain at the global, regional, and country levels
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 45:681-700. 2013
    ..Understanding opioid consumption is improved by using an equianalgesic measure that controls for the strengths of all examined opioids...
  21. doi request reprint Time series analysis of California's prescription monitoring program: impact on prescribing and multiple provider episodes
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, Carbone Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Pain 13:103-11. 2012
    ..Further effort is required to determine how California's PMP can continue to ensure availability of prescription opioids for medical use while better mitigating their diversion...
  22. doi request reprint State medical board members' attitudes about the legality of chronic prescribing to patients with noncancer pain: the influence of knowledge and beliefs about pain management, addiction, and opioid prescribing
    Aaron M Gilson
    Pain and Policy Studies Group, Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53719 1244, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:599-612. 2010
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  23. ncbi request reprint Definitions related to the medical use of opioids: evolution towards universal agreement
    Seddon R Savage
    Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 26:655-67. 2003
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  24. ncbi request reprint Drug crime is a source of abused pain medications in the United States
    David E Joranson
    J Pain Symptom Manage 30:299-301. 2005