Opioid Abuse and Misuse

Recent Articles

Jun 27, 2017

While treatment for opioid-use disorder remains gender blind, the impact and effects of the disease are not.

Jun 19, 2017

Use of state prescription drug monitoring programs has grown significantly, but gaps remain—including a lack of data from VA pharmacies.

Jun 14, 2017

The AMA House of Delegates weighs in on emerging drugs of abuse, veterans’ care, and treatment for pain and opioid-use disorder.

Jun 14, 2017

While reversing the opioid epidemic remains a vital focus, AMA delegates seek strategies, education to help the millions who live with chronic pain.

Jun 09, 2017

The Maryland State Medical Society offers physicians free training in use of the state PDMP and to identify and help patients with opioid-use disorders.