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Author Rieder, Travis, author.

Title In pain : a bioethicist's personal struggle with opioids / Travis Rieder.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    362.293 RIE    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description xiii, 297 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-284) and index.
Summary A bioethicist's memoir of opioid dependence and withdrawal exposes the American health care system's failures at managing the use of opioids for pain relief and reveals the lack of resources and structures to handle the nationwide epidemic of opioid addiction.
Subject Rieder, Travis -- Health.
Opioid abuse -- United States.
Opioid abuse -- Treatment -- United States.
Drug addiction -- United States.
Pain -- Treatment -- United States.
ISBN 9780062854643 : $27.99
006285464X : $27.99

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