Opioid Education and Nasal Naloxone Rescue Kits in the Emergency Department

From the Western Journal of Emergency Medicine–This is the first study to demonstrate the feasibility of ED-based opioid overdose prevention education and naloxone distribution to trained laypersons, patients and their social network. The program reached a high-risk population that commonly witnessed overdoses and that called for help and used naloxone, when available, to rescue people. Read more.