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The CDC Clinical Practice Guideline for Prescribing Opiods for Pain

The CDC Clinical Practice Guideline for Prescribing Opiods for Pain

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Welcome to the Quest Diagnostics “topics in drug testing” podcast. Today’s episode is with Quest Diagnostics senior medical advisor, Dr Jeff Gudin, and Dr Jack Kain, director and medical science liaison for the Quest Drug Monitoring and Toxicology business.

The podcast will cover:

  • Summary of the 2022 CDC Clinical Practice Guideline for Prescribing Opioids
    for Pain
  • Summary of key findings from the Quest Diagnostics Health Trends report,
    Drug Misuse in America 2022—A Decade Lost to the Drug Crisis


Presenters: Jeff Gudin, MD, Sr Medical Advisor and Jack Kain PharmD, Medical Science Liasion

Published: April 7, 2023


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