Suggestions for Further Reading: The Opioid Crisis and the Hispanic Latino Population: An Urgent Issue

Brenes, F., & Henriquez, F. (2020). Hispanics, Addictions, and the Opioid Epidemic: Brief Report. Hispanic Health Care International, 18(1), 40–43.
Callejas, D. L. M., Henry, M. M., Yanez, M. R., & Sandoval, M. F. (2021). Promotores de Bienestar: a culturally responsive approach for reducing opioid deaths in New Mexico’s Latino communities. Social Work in Mental Health, 0(0), 1–8.
Cano, M. (2020). Drug Overdose Deaths Among US Hispanics: Trends (2000–2017) and Recent Patterns. Substance Use & Misuse, 55(13), 2138–2147.
Chang, J. E., Franz, B., Cronin, C. E., Lindenfeld, Z., Lai, A. Y., & Pagán, J. A. (2022). Racial/ethnic disparities in the availability of hospital based opioid use disorder treatment. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 138, 108719.
Dineen, K. K., & Pendo, E. (2022). Engaging Disability Rights Law to Address the Distinct Harms at the Intersection of Race and Disability for People with Substance Use Disorder. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 50(1), 38–51.
Drake, J., Charles, C., Bourgeois, J. W., Daniel, E. S., & Kwende, M. (2020). Exploring the impact of the opioid epidemic in Black and Hispanic communities in the United States. Drug Science, Policy and Law, 6, 2050324520940428.
Enriquez, M. (2020). Sounding the Alarm About Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders in Hispanic/Latino Communities. Hispanic Health Care International, 18(1), 2–2.
Goedel, W. C., Shapiro, A., Cerdá, M., Tsai, J. W., Hadland, S. E., & Marshall, B. D. L. (2020). Association of Racial/Ethnic Segregation With Treatment Capacity for Opioid Use Disorder in Counties in the United States. JAMA Network Open, 3(4), e203711.
Kumiko, L., & Bina, A. (2020). Racial/ethnic differences in opioid-involved overdose deaths across metropolitan and non-metropolitan areas in the United States, 1999−2017. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 212, 108059.
Priest, K. C., King, C. A., Englander, H., Lovejoy, T. I., & McCarty, D. (2022). Differences in the delivery of medications for opioid use disorder during hospitalization by racial categories: A retrospective cohort analysis. Substance Abuse, 43(1), 1251–1259.
Rosen, K., Curtis, M., & Potter, J. (2020). Pain, psychological flexibility, and continued substance use in a predominantly hispanic adult sample receiving methadone treatment for opioid use disorder. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 206, 107681.
Schiff, D. M., Work, E. C., Foley, B., Applewhite, R., Diop, H., Goullaud, L., Gupta, M., Hoeppner, B. B., Peacock-Chambers, E., Vilsaint, C. L., Bernstein, J. A., & Bryant, A. S. (2022). Perinatal Opioid Use Disorder Research, Race, and Racism: A Scoping Review. Pediatrics, 149(3), e2021052368.
Sorrell, T. R. (2020). Mexican Traditional Medicine: Application of a Traditional and Complementary Medicine System to Improve Opioid Use Treatment in Latinos. Journal of Holistic Nursing, 38(4), 384–399.
Unger, J. B., Molina, G. B., & Baron, M. F. (2020). Opioid knowledge and perceptions among Hispanic/Latino residents in Los Angeles. Substance Abuse, 0(0), 1–7.