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Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science
Common Read – Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic, Sam Quinones
Fall 2017

Interviews with Sam Quinones


Murthy, Vivek H., Ending the Opioid Epidemic—A Call to Action. New England Journal of Medicine. 375(25): 2413-2415, 22 Dec. 2016.

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Interviews with Sam Quinones

Bill’s Eye Blog, Kentucky Education Television, February 4, 2016, 23:19 minutes.

WTF Podcast with Marc Maron #757, November 7, 2016, 1 hour, 40 minutes. (WARNING: STRONG LANGUAGE. Interview with Sam begins at 22:15.)  

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Al-Tayyib, Alia A., Koester, Stephen, Riggs, Paula. Prescription Opioids Prior to Injection Drug Use: Comparisons and Public Health Implications. Additive Behaviors. 65: 224-228, 2017.

Felson, Richard B., Staff, Jeremy. Committing Economic Crime for Drug Money. Crime & Delinquency. 63(4): 375-390, 2017.

Sananikone, LA, Hogue, Montez, Gramig, Melody, Davis, Saile, Korkin, Beth, Owins, Crystal Owens, Strohmeier, Lyndsay, Burger, Samantha. Heroin Epidemic: Impact on Foster Care. Kentucky Nurse. 8-9, 2017 April/May/June.

Lin, Lewei Allison, Hosanahagar, Avinash, Park, Tae Woo, and Bohnert, Amy S.B. Opioid Overdose: Risk Assessment and Mitigation In Outpatient Treatment. Journal of Addiction Medicine. 10(6): 382-386, 2016 Nov/Dec.

Wickramatilake, Shalini, Zur, Julia, Mulvaney-Day, Norah, Campopiano von Kilmo, Melinda, Selmi, Elizabeth, Harwood, Henrick. How States Are Tackling the Opioid Crisis. Public Health Reports. 132(2): 171-179, 2017.

Wollman, Scott C., Alhassoon, Omar M., Stern, Mark J., Hall, Matthew G., Rompogren, Joscelyn, Kimmel, Christine L., Perez-Figueroa. White Matter Abnormalities in Long-Term Heron Users: A Preliminary Neuroimaging Meta-Analysis. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse. 41(2): 133-138, 2015.

Cheng, Gordon L.F., Liu, Yu-Pin, Chan, Cetwyn C.H., So, Kwok-Fai, Zeng, Hong, Lee, Tatia M.C. Neurobiological Underpinnings of Sensation Seeking Trait in Heroin Abusers. European Neuropsychopharmacology. 25: 1968-1980, 2015.

Ciccarone, Daniel, Harris, Magdalena. Fire in the Vein: Heroin Acidity and its Proximal Effect on Users’ Health. International Journal of Drug Policy. 26(11): 11-3-1110, 2015 Nov.

Holbrook, Amber. Methadone versus Buprenorphine for the Treatment of Opioid Abuse in Pregnancy: Science and Stigma. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse. 41(5): 371-373, 2015.

Jolley, Caroline J., Bell, James, Rafferty, Gerrard F., Moxham, John, Strang, John. Understanding Heroin Overdose: A Study of the Acute Respiratory Depressant Effects of Injected Pharmaceutical Heroin. PLOS ONE. 10(10): e0140995. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0140995

Lee, Jerry, Hulman, Sonia, Musci, Michael, Stang, Ellen. Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Influence of a Combined Inpatient/Outpatient Methadone Treatment Regimen on the Average Length of Stay of a Medicaid NICU Population. 18(5): 392-397, 2015.

Malliarakis, Kate Driscoll. Managing Heroin Addiction in an Outpatient Setting: A Case Study. Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 41(12), 2015.

Zhang, Ruibin, Jiang, Guihua, Tian, Junzhang, Qiu, Yingwei, Wen, Xue, Zalesky, Andrew, Li, Meng, MA, Xiaofen, Wang, Junjing, Li, Shumei, Wang, Tianyue, Li, Changhong. Abnormal White Matter Structural Networks Characterize Heroin-Dependent Individuals: A Network Analysis. Addiction Biology. 21: 667-678, 2015.

Abave, Laura, Abavare, Charles. Wound Botulism Resulting From Heroin Abuse: Can You Recognize It? Journal of Emergency Nursing. 38(3):301-303, 2012 May.

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