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E-cigarette flavoring associated with higher self-perceived addiction, satisfaction

September 12, 2019
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Purdue Pharma tentatively settles opioid lawsuits, others still pending

September 12, 2019
Oxycontin manufacturer Purdue Pharma recently reached a tentative agreement with many of the thousands of plaintiffs involved in a multidistrict lawsuit that alleges the…
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Postoperative opioid prescription fill rate 7 times higher in US, Canada vs. Sweden

September 12, 2019
The rate of postoperative opioid prescriptions filled was seven times higher in the United States and Canada than in Sweden, according to a study recently published in…
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‘Progress being made’ in opioid epidemic, CDC says

September 12, 2019
A CDC spokesperson said provisional data and other reports signify that “progress is being made” in the opioid epidemic. The turnaround is due to…
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CME ABIM MOC

Ace the Case: A 41-Year-Old Woman With a Chronic Back Injury

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This educational activity will utilize a case study to discuss the assessment of a 41-year-old woman with chronic pain.
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Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Gabapentin abuse rising

May 4, 2018
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