{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Long-Term Efficacy of Medication-Assisted Treatment of Opioid Addiction: A Systematic Literature Review - Part 1

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Purpose of Activity

To examine the evidence on long-term efficacy of medication-assisted treatment for opioid addiction.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Explain the extent of opioid addiction in the United States.
  2. Summarize the evidence on the effectiveness of agonist pharmacotherapy for opioid addiction compared with abstinence-focused psychotherapy.
  3. Compare findings from studies that evaluated the pharmacotherapy route of administration (oral, subcutaneous, or parenteral therapies) on long-term outcomes.
Price: $49.00


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: TPM0120
Published: Jan 2020
Expires: 12/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Thomas Julian, MS, RN