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2014-06-25 08:27:06

Addiction Disease on Rise -- Making Definitive Guide to Treatment of Addiction More Relevant Than Ever PHILADELPHIA, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry, together with the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), a medical society representing over 3,100 addiction physicians and associated clinicians today introduced The ASAM Principles of Addiction Medicine, Fifth...

2014-04-09 08:28:50

Dr. Sarah Bagley to be honored at American Society of Addiction Medicine Conference SAN DIEGO and ORLANDO, Fla., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Research Institute (MRI) today announced Dr. Sarah Bagley, a fellow in addiction medicine in the Section of General Internal Medicine at Boston University Medical Center in Boston, as the inaugural recipient of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and Millennium Research Institute Research Fellowship Award, which...

2014-02-20 12:26:34

Standards apply to any physician treating addiction CHEVY CHASE, Md., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) announces its release of the Standards of Care for the Addiction Specialist Physician. Drafted by a diverse panel of addiction treatment providers, researchers and academicians and clinical outcomes experts, this document enumerates the essential treatment standards that should be met by a physician who manages or oversees...

2013-10-31 23:23:32

The third edition (2013) of The ASAM Criteria modernizes standards for treatment of addiction and co-occurring conditions, in line with major advancements in the understanding of the disease of addiction over the past decade. Two associated products, the ASAM Criteria Software and ASAM-TRI Quality Review will ensure consumers get the best evidence-based quality care. Chevy Chase, MD (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) announces the release of the...

2013-08-14 23:28:13

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) expresses its concern that the CNN documentary “Weed”, hosted by Dr. Sanjay Gupta, CNN Chief Medical Correspondent, may mislead Americans about the “medical” nature of smoked marijuana. Chevy Chase, MD (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) expresses its concern that the CNN documentary “Weed”, hosted by Dr. Sanjay Gupta, CNN Chief Medical Correspondent, may mislead Americans about the...

2013-06-17 23:15:28

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) will release the most comprehensive report on the effectiveness of medications for opiate addiction and on the arbitrary restrictions on these FDA-approved drugs by many state governments and insurance companies. Safe and effective medications to treat opiate addiction are seriously under-utilized, resulting in preventable suffering and death. Washington (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) will release the...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.