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The evolving opioid crisis continues to create a devastating impact on individuals, families, communities, and the healthcare system. Emerging evidence supports the positive impact of nutrition interventions during recovery from alcohol and drug abuse. This presentation will outline the various roles of the RDN as a member of the treatment team.
CPE Level: 2
Learning Codes: 5350, 8040, 1020
- Describe the impact of opioids on nutritional status and gastrointestinal health.
- Identify common disordered and dysfunctional eating patterns common to opioid-addicted populations.
- Implement nutrition therapy protocols for specific substances including opioids and for polysubstance abuse.