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Risk for continued opioid use doubles when first administered during hospital stay

June 17, 2019
In the Journals

Parental mental illness, addiction, domestic violence tied to childhood abuse

June 14, 2019
Regionally representative survey data published in Journal of Interpersonal Violence indicated that parental mental illness, addiction and domestic violence were…
In the Journals

Many people with mental health disorders do not receive treatment

June 14, 2019
Most U.S. adults with mental health disorders have not received treatment for their conditions in the last year, and treatment rates were especially low for substance…
Meeting News

AMA passes policies to end non-opioid treatment barriers

June 13, 2019
The AMA approved multiple opioid-related policies at their annual meeting that aim to make patients the focus of pain treatment rather than third party controls that…
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Facing Addiction

Psychiatric Annals, February 2019, Volume 49 Issue 2
Drug overdose is the leading cause of death for Americans younger than age 50 years and has contributed to the US life…
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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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VIDEO: APA assembly addresses transgender bathroom laws, EHR confidentiality and more

May 19, 2016
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