Nicole Blazek

Senior Clinical Content Editor

Most Recent Articles by Nicole Blazek

Safely Prescribing Opioids in an Era of Overdose

Safely Prescribing Opioids in an Era of Overdose

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Risk stratification, drug screening, and pharmacogenetic testing should guide prescribing habits.

How to Protect Your Practice From a Drug Diversion Investigation

How to Protect Your Practice From a Drug Diversion Investigation

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As government regulation increases to control opioid abuse, legitimate pain management practitioners are at risk for being unfairly stigmatized.

Opioid Monitoring Clinic Improved Practice Guideline Compliance

Opioid Monitoring Clinic Improved Practice Guideline Compliance

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Encouraging initial findings support developing specialized clinics to manage complicated and high-risk patients on opioid therapy.

Fighting Illicit Drug Use With Healthcare Provider, Law Enforcement Partnerships

Fighting Illicit Drug Use With Healthcare Provider, Law Enforcement Partnerships

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From unethical providers to doctor-shopping patients and internet pharmacies, determined individuals can obtain controlled substances in many ways.

New Technologies Offer Options for Reducing Opioid Overdoses

New Technologies Offer Options for Reducing Opioid Overdoses

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The pros and cons of intranasal, intramuscular, and autoinjector routes of administration.

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