2009 Seminar Summaries

3rd February, 2009

Opioid Side Effects - Should we be bothered?
Presenter: Nicholas Lintzeris

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7th April, 2009

Smoking cessation update
Presenter: Renee Bittoun

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4th August, 2009

Alcohol dependence - an update for medical interventions.
Presenter: John Saunders

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6th October, 2009

Prescription opioids in chronic pain.
Presenters: Dr Alex Wodak & Dr Milton Cohen


1st December, 2009

"The great debate" What is drug of first choice in opioid addiction?
Presenters: Dr Richard Hallinan says buprenorphine; Dr Andrew Byrne says methadone. Dr Nick Lintzeris says oxycodone.

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