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Edition 25 – Substance Use

Edition 25 - Substance Use

Edition 25, Substance Use

According to the World Health Organization, more than 42 million years of healthy life loss were attributable to drug use in 2017; about 1.3% of the global burden of disease.

 

The articles in this edition contextualize the origins, challenges, and potential approaches to addressing the opioid crisis in working towards its resolution. From understanding the mindset behind why choices are made and the social conditions leading up to them, to the adverse consequences of self-medication, to escaping addiction cycles, and the discussion of care models centering around applying patient centered care practices to address these challenges, the HPHR is working towards bringing these issues to the forefront for discourse in hopes of change. 

 

Catherine Tsasis, Junior Associate Editor, HPHR

Edition 25 - “The War on Drugs”: The Case of Bangladesh


Edition 25 – “The War on Drugs”: The Case of Bangladesh


May 27, 2021

“The War on Drugs”: The Case of Bangladesh By Nazrul Islam Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin

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Edition 25 - Buprenorphine Prior Authorization Removal: Low Hanging Fruit in the Opioid Overdose Crisis


Edition 25 – Buprenorphine Prior Authorization Removal: Low Hanging Fruit in the Opioid Overdose Crisis


May 27, 2021

Buprenorphine Prior Authorization Removal: Low Hanging Fruit in the Opioid Overdose Crisis By Tamara Beetham Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter

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Edition 25 - Tackling the Opioid Epidemic: Using the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Principles to Manage Gynecological Post-Op Pain


Edition 25 – Tackling the Opioid Epidemic: Using the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Principles to Manage Gynecological Post-Op Pain


May 27, 2021

Tackling the Opioid Epidemic: Using the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Principles to Manage Gynecological Post-Op Pain By Kimia Etemadi Share on facebook

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Edition 25 - Intergenerational Effects of Alcoholism, Children of Sober Alcoholics: Brain and Behavioral Risks, Interventions, and Implications


Edition 25 – Intergenerational Effects of Alcoholism, Children of Sober Alcoholics: Brain and Behavioral Risks, Interventions, and Implications


May 27, 2021

Intergenerational Effects of Alcoholism, Children of Sober Alcoholics: Brain and Behavioral Risks, Interventions, and Implications By Julia Benville​ Share on facebook Facebook

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Edition 25 – Purdue Pharma and OxyContin – A Commercial Success But Public Health Disaster


May 25, 2021

Purdue Pharma and OxyContin – A Commercial Success But a Public Health Disaster By Ronald Chow Share on facebook Facebook Share on

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