More than 115 Americans are dying every day from an opioid overdose. But a study out Monday finds that just three in 10 patients revived by an EMT or in an emergency room received the follow-up medication known to avoid another life-threatening event.
Life-saving overdose medicine severely underutilized, study find – WFSB 3 ConnecticutWFSB
Opioid addiction drugs severely underutilized, study findsKTVZ
Medication for Opioid Use Disorder After Nonfatal Opioid Overdose and Association With Mortality: A Cohort StudyAnnals of Internal Medicine
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