opiates

Intentional Overdose

August 15, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hx: A 55 yo man presents after an intentional overdose. He is transported by EMS after his family found him poorly responsive with an empty bottle of tramadol. When [...]

The Carfentanil Crisis

December 12, 2016 // 2 Comments

In the past 3 years, the quantity of synthetic opioids smuggled into the United States has increased. Synthetic opioids are primarily fentanyl analogues. Law enforcement [...]