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OPIOID SOLUTIONS BIWEEKLY NEWS: JUNE 8TH-JUNE 21ST

Resources New CDC Training on Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (CDC) Opioid Dependence After Heart Surgery Linked to Amount Initially Prescribed (Medpage) Postpartum Opioid Scripts Tied to Risk of Serious Events (Medpage) Supporting People With Addiction During...

OPIOID SOLUTIONS BIWEEKLY NEWS: MAY 11TH-MAY 25TH

News Opioid Prescribing Limits for Acute Pain Featuring: Kao-Ping Chua Pain doesn’t take a holiday: Dental opioids study points to need for better prescribing Featuring: Romesh Nalliah and Chad Brummett    Resources Beyond Opioids: Rapid Increase in Drug Deaths...

OPIOID SOLUTIONS BIWEEKLY NEWS: APRIL 27TH-MAY 10TH

Emergency drug overdose visits associated with increased risk for later suicide (NIH) Improving Access to Evidence-Based Medical Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder: Strategies to Address Key Barriers Within the Treatment System (National Academy of Medicine)...

OPIOID SOLUTIONS BIWEEKLY NEWS: APRIL 13TH-APRIL 26TH

Resources Coping with the Collision of Public Health Crises: COVID-19 and Substance Use Disorders (NIH) Coronavirus Crisis Opens Access To Online Opioid Addiction Treatment (Kaiser Health News) COVID-19 Mental Health, Substance Use & Trauma Needs & Resources Survey...

OPIOID SOLUTIONS BIWEEKLY NEWS: MARCH 18TH-APRIL 12TH

Resources Collision of the COVID-19 and Addiction Epidemics (Annals of Internal Medicine) COVID-19: Potential Implications for Individuals with Substance Use Disorders (NIDA) DEA and SAMHSA Buprenorphine and Telemedicine COVID-19 Guidance (DEA) FAQs: Provision of...

OPIOID SOLUTIONS BIWEEKLY NEWS: MARCH 17TH-MARCH 29TH

News Life expectancy crisis in the USA: The opioid crisis is not the decisive factor Featuring: Neil Mehta & Leah Abrams Resources Amidst COVID-19 Crisis, ASAM Releases Updated National Practice Guideline for Treating Opioid Use Disorder (ASAM) Blacks Experiencing...

OPIOID SOLUTIONS BIWEEKLY NEWS: MARCH 2ND-MARCH 18TH

News After Tooth Pull, Opioids Don't Relieve Pain Better Than Other Meds: Study Featuring: Romesh Nalliah & Chad Brummett Emergency physicians across Michigan get trained on opioid use disorder care Featuring: Keith Kocher & Gina Dahlem Impact of opioid prescribing...

OPIOID SOLUTIONS BIWEEKLY NEWS: FEBRUARY 17TH – MARCH 1ST

News On Thursday, February 27, more than 70 emergency medicine professionals from across Michigan gathered at the Opioid Overdose Prevention: Emergency Care of the Post-Overdose Patient Winter Summit. This summit facilitated discussion among stakeholders on best...

OPIOID SOLUTIONS BIWEEKLY NEWS: FEBRUARY 3RD – FEBRUARY 16TH

News Research review on youth prescription opioid misuse finds opportunities for additional investment in targeted prevention Featuring: Erin Bonar, Maureen Walton Study finds multiple gaps in rural opioid crisis research Featuring: Addie Weaver, Joseph Himle Teen...