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Opioid Use May Increase Susceptibility to Infection
Opioid drugs affect not only the brain and, consequently, behavior, but also numerous other body systems whose cells carry opioid receptors, including…
Researchers identify brain circuitry in rodents that may be responsible for negative emotional aspects of pain
By changing the activity of this circuit, researchers restored levels of motivation in a pre-clinical model of pain tested in rodents
The OPIOID LEARNING INSTITUTE, led by HealthHIV, is a comprehensive educational initiative with a mission to educate prescribers and other health care professionals on safe and effective opioid prescribing practices. The self-paced CME/CE accredited curriculum covers topics related to evidence-based opioid use treatment options, safe opioid prescribing, reduction of risks of opioid misuse, effective communication strategies with patients about opioid misuse, and overdose prevention.