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Q & A with Brian Fuehrlein, MD, PhD: The Opioid Epidemic and Emergency Room Visits

Interviewed by Mark Gold, MD FEATURED ADDICTION EXPERT: Brian Fuehrlein, MD, PhD Assistant Professor, Yale University Director, Psychiatric Emergency Room VA Connecticut Healthcare System If a patient has overdosed on opioid, can you describe your approach to the emergency including the exam, medications, observation and discharge-transfer? As the director of a psychiatric emergency room at VA Connecticut and Yale, I assume the care of patients after medical stabilization. Medical stabilization often includes Narcan administration and other possible treatments. While I…

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