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Certain state distribution laws for naloxone decrease fatal opioid overdoses

May 10, 2019
In the Journals

Buprenorphine treatment varies based on race/ethnicity, income

May 9, 2019
A research letter published in JAMA Psychiatry suggested that buprenorphine treatment was concentrated among white persons and those with private insurance or who used…
In the Journals

Alcohol consumption expected to keep increasing globally

May 9, 2019
The global per-capita consumption of alcohol among adults has increased between 1990 and 2017 and is projected to keep increasing until 2030, data published in The
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Plants other than marijuana may provide pain relief

May 8, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — There are several plants besides marijuana that may fill the growing need for nonpharmaceutical alternatives to pain relief that many medical…
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Opioid Use Disorder: Moving Beyond the Status Quo to Save Lives

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Indivior, Inc.

Prescription opioid abuse has become a major epidemic in the United States. Statistics released by the US Centers for…
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Question 24: A 65-Year-Old Male On Plavix Following A Recent Mi And Coronary Stenting Was Seen In The Er With Fever, Pain, Jaundice, And A Wbc Of 18,000. Us Showed A Dilated Bile Duct Of 15 Mm And A Gallbladder Full Of Stones. Mrcp Revealed A 15-Mm Stone In The Distal Cbd. What Would You Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Using naloxone for lay opioid overdose reversal

June 8, 2016
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