Author | Agatha S. Critchfield, MD


OUD diagnostic criteria

August 12, 2019


If a patient exhibits at least two of these 11 behaviors, it may signal a problematic pattern of opioid use leading to clinically significant impairment or distress.

Methadone vs buprenorphine in pregnancy

July 29, 2019


Both treatmetn methods require careful considerations when determining how to care for pregnant patients with OUD.

The opioid crisis: Prenatal and postnatal care

March 12, 2018


Ob/gyns are on the front line of the opioid epidemic and have a responsibility to recognize, treat, refer, and advocate for pregnant women with opioid use disorder.