Racial Bias Leads to Underprescribing of Opioids for Black Patients

Updated: Jun 12

Utsha Khatri, MD and Shoshi Aronowitz, PhD, CRNP discussed their recent piece in The Philadelphia Inquirer on WBUR's Here and Now podcast. Written with Gina South, MD as a response to another study, the team explains why calling racial bias "protective" in the context of the opioid crisis is not only wrong, but harmful.

Listen to the interview here.

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