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ASU Preparatory Academy

Research support for the ASU Preparatory Academy students

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General OneFile 
Provides access to more than thousands offull-text titles and refereed journals, and hundreds of newspapers including New York Times from 1985 to the present. 

Student Resources In Context 
Students can access news content including full-text newspapers and periodicals like The Economist, The New York Times, National Geographic, Newsweek, Popular Science, Smithsonian, and more.  

Opposing Viewpoints
A full-text database providing differing points of view on current social issues.

Opioid Addiction

The Role of Science in Addressing the Opioid Crisis
Volkow ND, Collins FS. N Engl J Med. 2017 May 31. doi: 10.1056/NEJMsr1706626

Surgeon General's Call to End the Opioid Crisis 
Office of the Surgeon General of the United States

President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis

Videos

​​​​​​Opioid Crisis by Dr. Nora Volkow, Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit 2017

Why Are Drugs So Hard to Quit? 
National Institute of Drug Abuse

Opioid Drugs & Overdose

Opioids
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Prescription Opioids
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Fentanyl
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What is fentanyl?
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Heroin
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Naloxone for Opioid Overdose: Life-Saving Science
Opioid Overdose
SAMHSA Opioid Overdose Prevention Toolkit

Treating Opioid Abuse

Medication-Assisted Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder
This pocket guide published by SAMHSA provides an overview to the use of medications in combination with behavioral therapies to provide a whole-patient approach to treatment of substance use disorders.

Data, Trends & Statistics

Real Time Opioid Data in Arizona
Arizona Department of Health Services

U.S. Prescribing Rate Maps
Center for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC Publications on Opioid Overdose
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Overdose Death Rates
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Overview of an epidemic
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Opioid Prescribing Data
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Trends & Statistics
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Improving Opioid Prescribing
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Updated 2017

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