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Abstract Number: 301

‘REACH-IN’: A HOSPITAL-BASED INITIATIVE TO CONFRONT THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC

Background: Persons with opioid use disorder (OUD) represent an estimated 4-11% of hospitalized patients and are increasingly admitted for opioid-related complications. In response to the opioid epidemic, national organizations have recommended hospitals develop protocols to [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:23:05+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on ‘REACH-IN’: A HOSPITAL-BASED INITIATIVE TO CONFRONT THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC

HM2017 Abstract Number: 707

THE LOST BATTLE AGAINST OPIOID ADDICTION: A CASE OF IBOGAINE USE

Case Presentation: A 26 year old man with past medical history of obstructive sleep apnea and oxycodone abuse presented to the emergency department after cardiac arrest. According to family members, the patient was seen ingesting [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:02:41+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on THE LOST BATTLE AGAINST OPIOID ADDICTION: A CASE OF IBOGAINE USE