This clinician’s guide from the California Health Care Foundation aims to provide primary care providers with “everything they need to know” about buprenorphine. It includes background information on buprenorphine’s effectiveness as a treatment for opioid use disorder and the Drug Addiction Treatment Act requirements for prescribing burprenophine. Also includes clinical information on such topics as how to conduct a buprenorphine induction, considerations for tapering, and how to use buprenorphine for pain treatment.
Funding Source: California Health Care Foundation
A primary care clinician's guide to buprenorphine from the California Health Care Foundation.