May 2005, Volume 35 Number 5 , p 9 - 10
© 2005 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc. Volume 35(5) May 2005 p 910 More on methadone [LETTERS]
HYLTON, RAYMOND D. RN, MSN
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Md.
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I'd like to clarify some points raised in the Methadone Overdose scenario ( Action Stat , November 2004). No mention was made of the patient's drug screen results or the possibility that he may have been using alcohol or other drugs. For a patient with an addiction history, the possibility of relapse and abuse of multiple ...