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Opioid Harm Reduction by EMS: Buprenorphine Induction by Paramedics

Thursday, April 27
This class will discuss the pathophysiology of opioid addiction and withdrawals and discuss available treatments by EMS. It will explain the narcan harm reduction and buprenorphine induction treatment protocols.
David Miramontes, MD, FACEP, FAEMS, NREMT, Medical Director; Assistant Clinical Professor - San Antonio (TX) Fire Department; University of Texas Health