Pain Meds/Prescription Drugs and Abuse

Description

We are in the midst of an opioid epidemic in the United States. Many people including adolescents are dying from opioid overdose. Read the following article from the American Nurses Association to help get you started for the discussion this week.

https://www.nursingworld.org/~4ae212/globalassets/docs/ana/ana_issue-brief-opioids_2016may20.pdf (Links to an external site.)

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Find two more journal articles/credible websites that discuss the role nurses have in the opioid epidemic. Then provide the link to the articles and summarize the main points of the articles to your classmates.

Sample Solution

ACED ESSAYS