{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Baltimore Buprenorphine Initiative: Understanding the Role of Buprenorphine in Addressing Heroin Addiction in an Urban-Based Community

Purpose of Activity

The purpose of this learning activity is to provide information about a study using buprenorphine in the treatment of drug addiction.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the scope of the problem of drug use and its treatment in the United States.
  2. Differentiate variables in this study related to the successful treatment of drug addiction.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.8 CH
  • DC - BON 2.8 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 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 Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JAN0314
Published: Jan/Mar 2014
Expires: 3/5/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Lyn Stankiewicz Murphy, PhD, MBA, MS, RN; Marla T. Oros, MS, RN; Susan G. Dorsey, PhD, RN, FAAN
Specialties: Addiction, Community Health