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HLTH 31600: Research Methods and Analysis

Case Study

Try searching Medline/PubMed, CINAHL, SportDiscus, ERIC, PsycINFO, Academic Search Premier, ScienceDirect etc. for some interesting articles discussing the following health issue:

You are an employee at non-profit detox center in a small town where there is a strong opioid crisis. You want evidence about what works to treat opioid addiction (i.e. oxycodone or oxycontin) as you prepare for a meeting with the local government. 



Search Term Ideas for Medline/PubMed, CINAHL, or SPORTDiscus

1.opioid* or opiate* or heroin or oxycodone or oxycontin
2. rural or small town
3. treatment* or intervention* or therap* or management or rehabilita*

Limits: Year, English, Scholarly 


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