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10 articles to kick off National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week

January 21, 2019
FDA News

FDA takes unprecedented step to spur OTC naloxone development

January 18, 2019
The FDA has, for the first time, proactively developed and tested a product label to encourage development of an over-the-counter version of the opioid overdose antidote…
In the Journals

CDC: Opioid prescriptions 87% more likely in rural areas

January 17, 2019
Residents of the most rural locations in the United States were nearly 90% more likely to receive an opioid prescription than residents of large central metropolitan…
Perspective

HHS task force outlines best practices for pain management, seeks input

January 14, 2019
The Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force — an entity within HHS — recently issued a 91-page report detailing best practices on pain…
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CME

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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GI Bookshelf

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: Expert discusses outpatient treatment of opioid, alcohol use disorders

May 2, 2018
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