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The Consequences of Limiting Physician Capacity to Rx Buprenorphine for Opioid Use Disorder

The Consequences of Limiting Physician Capacity to Rx Buprenorphine for Opioid Use Disorder

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The researchers found that novice prescribers cited insufficient access to substance abuse counseling for patients, as well as insufficient access to more experienced prescribers, as reasons for not treating more patients.

Preventing Opioid Dependency With Low Initial Dose, No Refills

Preventing Opioid Dependency With Low Initial Dose, No Refills

The risk of long-term opioid use can be reduced by prescribing a short-acting painkiller with no refills.

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