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The AMA Urges Removing All Barriers to Treatment for Substance Use Disorder
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Postincarceration Fatal Overdoses After Implementing Medications for Addiction Treatment in a Statewide Correctional System

JAMA Psychiatry

Traci C. Green, PhD, MSc; Jennifer Clarke, MD; Lauren Brinkley-Rubinstein, PhD; Brandon D. L. Marshall, PhD; Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH; Rebecca Boss, MA; Josiah D. Rich, MD, MPH
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Public Policy Statement on the Regulation of Office-Based Opioid Treatment
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Why It’s Inappropriate Not to Treat Incarcerated Patients with Opioid Agonist Therapy

AMA Journal of Ethics. September 2017, Volume 19, Number 9: 922-930.

Sarah E. Wakeman, MD

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A Primer on Antagonist-Based Treatment of Opioid Use Disorders in the Office Setting
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Preparation and Administration of Extended-Release Naltrexone
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