Fentanyl Overdose Survivors Need Little Hospital Care

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Dr. Frank Scheuermeyer’s recently published study shows patients who receive an antidote promptly after a fentanyl overdose and show no complications require little hospital care. The findings, published last month in the Annals of Emergency Medicinecould help standardize how first-responders and emergency departments handle overdoses from the potent drug. View the Vancouver Sun new article.