Description of Research Expertise
Evaluating methods and policies to limit initiation of new opioid use and modify opioid misuse through interventions in the ED, regionally and nationally and creating pathways to treatment for patients with opioid use and other substance use disorders.
Herring AA, Perrone J, Nelson LS: Managing Opioid Withdrawal in the Emergency Department with Buprenorphine. Annals of Emerg Med : 2019.
Perrone J, Nelson LS: Medication Reconciliation for Controlled Substances-An Ideal Prescription-Drug Monitoring Program New England Journal of Medicine 10 : 2012.
Clarke DL, Drobatz KJ, Korzekwa C, Nelson LS, Perrone J: Trends in Opioid Prescribing by Veterinarians in Pennsylvania. JAMA Network Open 2 (1): 2019.
Khatri UG, Viner K, Perrone J: Lethal Fentanyl and Cocaine Intoxication. New England Journal of Medicine 379 (18): 1782,2018.
Perrone J, Weiner SG, Nelson LS: Stewarding Recovery From the Opioid Crisis Through Health System Initiatives. West Journal of Emerg Med 20 (2): 198-202,2019.
Nelson LS, Perrone J.: Curbing the opioid epidemic in the United States: the Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS). JAMA 308 : 457-8,2012.
Delgado MK, Shofer FS, Patel MS, Halpern S, Edwards C, Meisel ZF, Perrone J: Association between Electronic Medical Record Implementation of Default Opioid Prescription Quantities and Prescribing Behavior in Two Emergency Departments Journal of General Internal Medicine 33 (4): 409-411,2018.
Gugelmann Hallam M, Perrone Jeanmarie: Can prescription drug monitoring programs help limit opioid abuse? JAMA 306 (20): 2258-9,2011.
Meisel ZF, Metlay JP, Sinnenberg L, Kilaru AS, Grossestreuer A, Barg FK, Shofer FS, Rhodes KV, Perrone J: A Randomized Trial Testing the Effect of Narrative Vignettes Versus Guideline Summaries on Provider Response to a Professional Organization Clinical Policy for Safe Opioid Prescribing. Annals of Emergency Medicine 68 (6): 719-728,2016.
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