Greetings, colleagues! In the era of fentanyl, we wonder, is more buprenorphine better? Or does having more medication on-hand feed other use disorders, the purchase of more fentanyl, and/or promote diversion? This retrospective study from the Rhode Island PDMP suggests that a 24mg dose and/or the treatment approach that travels with it, captures slightly more […]
Data & Analytics
April 5, 2022 | Todd Mandell, MD, FASAP
The presenter will explore how to assess and use evidence based resources and tools to begin to identify the interrelations between SUD and psychiatric conditions to direct treatment approaches. Interactive case studies will be used for discussion.
Identify ways that SUD can mimic functional psychiatric conditions.
Complete an HPI with a focus on the reasons that brought the patient to seek treatment.
Identify a plan to utilize evidence based resources/tools as part of their assessment process.
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