Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Oklahoma Research Day
City and State
Mar 08, 2019
- Deaths related to opioid overdose has been an increasing problem in the United States
- Deaths related to opioid overdoses can be prevented by the use of naloxone which reverses the effects of opioids
- Approaches to promote naloxone access have been described by federal agencies, including the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Brooks, Krista; Davis, Tom; Nguyen, Khoa; Nguyen, Ngan-Dinh; Rahman, Tashrique; and Villa, Lucero, "Evaluating Naloxone Access and Prescribing Requirements in the Opioid Epidemic across the United States" (2019). Faculty Articles & Research. 33.