Waller & Rubinstein Role Play Talking to Patients on Opioids

Corey Waller & Andrea Rubinstein Role Play Talking to Patients on Opioids (9/22/2016)
California Health Care Foundation
Nov 3, 2016

These two doctors, an addiction medicine specialist and a pain specialist, role-play talking to patients on high doses of opioids to demonstrate best communication strategies to engage the patient in tapering opioid use. Dr. Corey Waller is an addiction medicine specialist and a medical director at Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers. Dr. Andrea Rubinstein is director of pain medicine at Kaiser Permanente. They spoke at the CHCF-supported Opioid Safety Convening in Oakland, California, in September 2016.


Opioid Overdose: Harm Reduction
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA/NIH)


Prescription Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms: Assessment, Treatment and Referral
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA/NIH)

The patient is 38-year-old, married white female with a history of a previous pelvic fracture from bicycle injury 8 months prior and now presents with abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and agitation.


Buprenorphine Treatment for OUD

Office-based Buprenorphine Treatment for OUD
Sep 27, 2018
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA/NIH)


Dr. Corey Waller on Prescribing Buprenorphine for Chronic Pain (9/22/2016)
California Health Care Foundation


Buprenorphine induction in the ED
Emergency Physicians Monthly
Mar 4, 2019


Buprenorphine: What You Need To Know
The Drug Classroom
Aug 2, 2016


Transdermal buprenorphine and fentanyl patches in cancer pain
Aug 20, 2017
Dove Medical Press


Puffy hand syndrome