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Competency Based Medical Education: Treating Addiction in LGBTQ Patients

 

Several experts provide an overview of sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex development and health, as relevant to addiction medicine clinicians and care providers.

 

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The Relevance of Twelve-Step Recovery in 21st Century Addiction Medicine


Is Twelve-Step Recovery an antiquated concept or intervention? Much of "what's new" in the professional treatment of addiction involves new pharmacological therapies.




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ASAM Releases White Paper on Drug Testing

by Beth Haynes | Dec 16, 2013

On December 12, 2013, ASAM released a white paper that reviews the science and current practice of drug testing. Though not a clinical guideline, the white paper does explore the wide range of applications for drug testing and its utility in a variety of medical and non-medical settings.

ASAM's white paper promotes the use of drug testing as a primary prevention, diagnostic, and monitoring tool in the management of addiction or drug misuse in medical practice.

To view the entire press release, click here.

To read the white paper, click here.

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ASAM Releases White Paper on Drug Testing

by Beth Haynes | Dec 16, 2013

On December 12, 2013, ASAM released a white paper that reviews the science and current practice of drug testing. Though not a clinical guideline, the white paper does explore the wide range of applications for drug testing and its utility in a variety of medical and non-medical settings.

ASAM's white paper promotes the use of drug testing as a primary prevention, diagnostic, and monitoring tool in the management of addiction or drug misuse in medical practice.

To view the entire press release, click here.

To read the white paper, click here.

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Your ASAM

ASAM Releases White Paper on Drug Testing

by Beth Haynes | Dec 16, 2013

On December 12, 2013, ASAM released a white paper that reviews the science and current practice of drug testing. Though not a clinical guideline, the white paper does explore the wide range of applications for drug testing and its utility in a variety of medical and non-medical settings.

ASAM's white paper promotes the use of drug testing as a primary prevention, diagnostic, and monitoring tool in the management of addiction or drug misuse in medical practice.

To view the entire press release, click here.

To read the white paper, click here.

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OP-ED

ASAM Releases White Paper on Drug Testing

by Beth Haynes | Dec 16, 2013

On December 12, 2013, ASAM released a white paper that reviews the science and current practice of drug testing. Though not a clinical guideline, the white paper does explore the wide range of applications for drug testing and its utility in a variety of medical and non-medical settings.

ASAM's white paper promotes the use of drug testing as a primary prevention, diagnostic, and monitoring tool in the management of addiction or drug misuse in medical practice.

To view the entire press release, click here.

To read the white paper, click here.

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