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The Opioid Crisis

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Clinicians should be knowledgeable about the signs and symptoms of opioid use disorder in order to provide the most appropriate care to these patients.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:

  1. Discuss the opioid crisis in the United States.
  2. Recognize signs and symptoms of opioid use disorder (OUD).
  3. Develop an oral health treatment plan for patients with OUD.

This course was published in the April 2017 issue and expires April 2020. The author has no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated. 


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