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Tune in for expert insights on the latest in toxicology and drug testing.

Tune in for expert insights on the latest in toxicology and drug testing.

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United States

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Tune in for expert insights on the latest in toxicology and drug testing.

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@questdx

Language:

English


Episodes

The epidemic within the pandemic

12/23/2020
Today’s podcast will share results of a recent Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™ publication, The Opioid Epidemic Within the COVID-19 Pandemic: Drug Monitoring in 2020, which was published in the October 2020 edition of Population Health Management. The study objective was to better understand the relationship between the COVID-19 pandemic and the drug epidemic in the US. To achieve this objective, investigators analyzed urine specimen results from an analytic cohort of 872,762 specimens from...

Duration:00:24:35

Drug testing for stimulants

12/18/2020
Today’s podcast will cover drug testing for stimulants and will highlight some of the challenges in results interpretation for this class of drugs. Important information shared during the discussion will include: The episode features Dr Les Edinboro, PhD, executive science director, and Dr Jeff Gudin, senior medical advisor, Quest Diagnostics Drug Monitoring and Toxicology. You may download a PDF version of this presentation here >> To listen to other podcasts in our “Topics in Drug...

Duration:00:29:43

Drug Monitoring in Behavioral Health and during times of crisis

10/23/2020
Today’s podcast will cover the role of clinical drug monitoring in Behavioral Health and during times of crisis. Important information shared will include: The episode features Dr Jeff Gudin, senior medical advisor and Dr Jack Kain, medical science liaison for the Quest Diagnostics Drug Monitoring and Toxicology division. You may download a PDF version of this presentation here >> To listen to other podcasts in our Topics in Drug Testing series or learn more about Quest Diagnostics...

Duration:00:25:50

Drug Misuse in America

8/27/2020
Today’s podcast will cover key findings from the annual Quest Diagnostics Health Trends report, Drug Misuse in America. Some of the key topics shared will include: This episode features Dr Jeff Gudin, senior medical advisor, Quest Diagnostics Drug Monitoring and Toxicology, and Justin Niles, lead medical informatics analyst for Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™. You may download a PDF version of this presentation here>> To listen to other podcasts in our series or learn more about Quest...

Duration:00:20:52

Kratom: Identifying "a drug of concern"

8/27/2020
Today’s podcast will cover testing for kratom, a drug of concern. Some of the key information shared will include: This episode features Jack Kain, PharmD, Quest Diagnostics medical science liaison, and Jeff Gudin, MD, senior medical advisor, Quest Diagnostics drug monitoring. You may download a PDF version of this presentation here>> To listen to other podcasts in our series or learn more about Quest Diagnostics' comprehensive drug testing offering, please visit QuestDrugMonitoring.com....

Duration:00:20:33

Why and when to use oral fluid testing

4/27/2020
Today's podcast will cover why and when to use oral fluid testing. Some key topics shared will include: The episode features Les Edinboro, PhD, Quest Diagnostics executive science director, toxicology and drug monitoring, and Jeff Gudin, MD, senior medical advisor, Quest Diagnostics drug monitoring. You may download a PDF version of this presentation here >>Download the oral fluid specimen collection instructions PDF here >>Download the oral fluid testing brochure PDF here >> To listen...

Duration:00:27:54

Dangerous drug combinations

4/3/2020
Today’s podcast will cover dangerous drug combinations and the role of clinical drug monitoring. Some of the key information that will be shared includes: This episode features Quest Diagnostics Senior Medical Advisor Dr Jeff Gudin and Medical Science Liaison Dr Jack Kain. You may download the PDF version of this presentation here>> To learn more, please visit QuestDrugMonitoring.com for information on our Drug Monitoring Test Directory and offerings, as well as educational resources...

Duration:00:19:12

Screening for alcohol use in pain management and primary care: it’s about time

3/17/2020
The podcast will cover screening (drug testing) for alcohol use in pain management and primary care. Topics covered will include: This episode features Quest Diagnostics Senior Medical Advisor Dr Jeff Gudin and Medical Science Liaison Dr Jack Kain. You may download the PDF version of this presentation here>> To learn more, please visit QuestDrugMonitoring.com for information on our Drug Monitoring Test Directory and offerings, as well as educational resources and insights from our team of...

Duration:00:18:37

Patients with substance use disorders in medication-assisted treatment (MAT)

12/31/2019
Today’s episode is on patients with substance use disorders in medication-assisted treatment (MAT). Some of the key points that will be covered include: This episode features Quest Diagnostics Senior Medical Advisor, Dr Jeff Gudin, and Medical Science Liaison, Dr Jack Kain. You may download the PDF version of this presentation here > To learn more, please visit QuestDrugMonitoring.com for information on our Drug Monitoring Test Directory and offerings, as well as educational resources and...

Duration:00:20:52

Drug testing your patients for marijuana

12/10/2019
Today, we will be talking about marijuana and marijuana-based products in order to: The episode features Quest Diagnostics Senior Medical Advisor, Dr Jeff Gudin, and Medical Science Liaison, Dr Jack Kain. They will be discussing drug testing your patients for marijuana. You may download the PDF version of this presentation here > To learn more, please visit QuestDrugMonitoring.com for information on our Drug Monitoring Test Directory and offerings, as well as educational resources and...

Duration:00:18:51