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On May 1, Dr. Christopher Jones of the CDC presented the opening plenary at the Governor's Institute's Addiction Medicine 2020 conference on “The Evolving Overdose Epidemic in the U.S. and the Public Health Response.” We followed up with Dr. Jones to get answers to...
Systematic studies and meta-analyses are of the highest value for evidence on prognosis, efficacy, effectiveness, and risk. But they often do not reflect the complexity of individual patient experiences or cases in their contexts. Case reports can provide valuable...
Tens of thousands of people die every year from untreated drug and alcohol use. Healthcare has effective tools including medications for opioid and alcohol use disorder that could prevent many of these deaths, but they are not being widely utilized and a lot of people...