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Long-term effects of opioids on the cardiovascular system

Corbett, Keegan, BSN, RN; Dugan, Amelia, BSN, RN; Vitale, Christina, BSN, RN; Gravel, Tammy, EdD, MS, RN

doi: 10.1097/
Department: Heart Matters

Keegan Corbett and Christina Vitale are RNs at Stony Brook University Hospital in Stony Brook, N.Y. Amelia Dugan is an RN at Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital in Worcester, Mass. Tammy Gravel is the Senior Associate Dean of Curriculum and Assessment at MCPHS University in Worcester, Mass.

The authors have disclosed no financial relationships related to this article.

This article originally appeared as: Corbett K, Dugan A, Vitale C, Gravel T. Long-term effects of opioids on the cardiovascular system: Examine the evidence. Nursing. 2019;49(4):47-49.

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