Delaware Journal of Public Health
Volume 3, Issue 4

Opioid Addiction

The Delaware Journal of Public Health (the Journal), a periodic, electronic publication, is the signature peer-reviewed journal of the Academy/DPHA. The Journal is Delaware-focused, but frequently includes articles, editorials, and research from national sources.

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Article 1. In this Issue: Opioid Addiction
Omar A. Khan, MD, MHS and Timothy E. Gibbs, MPH

Article 2. Guest Editor
Terry Horton, MD

Article 3.The APHA PHACT Campaign in Action in Delaware
Katherine W. Smith, MD, MPH and Timothy E. Gibbs, MPH

Article 4. Reflections on the Opioid Abuse Problem from a Delaware Perspective
John Goodill, MD

Article 5. A Vision for the SUD Treatment System in Delaware
Kara Odom Walker, MD, MPH, MSHS and Karyl Rattay, MD, MS

Article 6. The Department of Justice Focuses on Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse
Matt Denn, Delaware Attorney General

Article 7. Informing Practice: A Review of Overdose Fatality & Drug Monitoring Initiatives in Delaware
Rebecca Walker, PhD, JD, MSN

Article 8. The Delaware Opioid Epidemic
Paul R. Silverman, DrPH; Jamie Mack; Frann S. Anderson, LCSW, CADC; and Karyl T. Rattay, MD, MS

Article 9. Heroin and Pain
Irina Phillips, MD

Article 10. Medication Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders: A Brief Overview with Comments on Extended Release Naltrexone
George Woody, MD

Article 11. Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder
Catherine Devaney McKay, MC, CAADC

Article 12. Mitigating Post-Operative Dental Pain: as easy as 1, 2, 4, 24
Jason H. Goodchild, DMD; Mark Donadlson, BSP, ACRP, PharmD, FASHP, FACHE; Nicholas R. Conte, Jr., DMD, MBA

Article 13. Building a System to Prevent, Recognize, and Treat Substance Exposure in Infants
Jennifer Donahue and Emily Knearl

Article 14. Person in Recovery: The Interview
Rachel Rex

Article 15. Morphin: From the History and Archives Collection
Kathryn Lenart