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Prevention of Opioid Overdose

Authors
  • Babu, Kavita M.
  • Brent, Jeffrey
  • Juurlink, David N.
Publication Date
Jun 06, 2019
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Abstract

This review explains harm-reduction strategies for three groups of patients: those who have not received previous opioid therapy, those receiving long-term opioid therapy, and those with an opioid use disorder. It explains both risk assessment and the current approach to the use of medications for opioid use disorder.

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