Opioid Use Disorder in Justice-Involved Patients
Dr. Joshua Lee, an addiction medicine specialist and national authority on criminal justice health care, will present an update of strategies to treat justice-involved patients with opioid use disorder, including his recent study published in JAMA Network Open. 2021;4(9):e212032. “Comparison of Treatment Retention of Adults with Opioid Addiction Managed with Extended-Release Buprenorphine vs Daily Sublingual Buprenorphine-Naloxone at Time of Release from Jail."</
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals caring for incarcerated patient populations.
- Detail updates in preventive medicine and infectious diseases.
- Describe new management strategies for treating chronic diseases.
- Apply new evidenced-based medicine to correctional medicine practice.
Other Healthcare Professionals
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 1.00 Completion
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