Doctor’s Murder Over an Opioid Prescription Leaves Indiana City With No Easy Answers

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The killing opens a new perspective on an intractable problem.



August 10, 2017, 11:48 AM GMT

 

 

MISHAWAKA, Ind. – Dr. Todd Graham wasn’t yet halfway through his workday at South Bend Orthopaedics when a new patient came into his office here complaining of chronic pain. Heeding the many warnings of health officials, he told her opioids weren’t the appropriate treatment. But she was accompanied by her husband, who insisted on a prescription.…

Megan Thielking reports for STAT. 




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