Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 May 2019

342 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190916039

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The Opioid Epidemic

What Everyone Needs to KnowR

Yngvild Olsen and Joshua M. Sharfstein

What Everyone Needs To Know®

  • An accessible and easy-to-navigate guide to the science, politics, myths, and treatment options surrounding the North American opioid epidemic
  • Topics range from the personal (How do I help my family member?) to the policy (What can a community do?)
  • Offers assessments of different treatment types in terms of their efficacy and evidence base
  • Appendices with specific suggestions for websites and resources to learn more and take action

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