Opioid Addiction —May 2014 (1 Credit)

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Purchase the May 2014 online issue of The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report, follow the simple instructions, and instantly receive one AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ or one APA-approved credit for psychologists!

The May issue on “Opioid Addiction” offers insight into how addiction treatment professionals can treat patients addicted to these drugs. You can instantly:

  • Read an article that describes the legal and ethical obligations of healthcare professionals to obtain informed consent from patients before initiating medical care; and how that can be a challenge in the treatment of opioid addiction, where the practices and beliefs of some clinicians often differ markedly from the evidence regarding effective treatments.
  • Learn about the differences between using methadone and buprenorphine in treating opioid addiction.
  • Find out the pros and cons of using extended-release naltrexone (Vivitrol) when treating a patient with opioid addiction.
  • Find our research updates that help you understand some of the current findings in the literature regarding addiction treatment.

Each A la Carte CME product gives you 30 days access to one 8-page issue of the The Carlat Psychiatry Report and one 5-question, 1 credit CME quiz to take online. You must complete your quiz within a month of purchase date.

Price: $14.95