In her editor’s note for the November issue of Breakthrough Clinical, Dr. Stacey Simmons says, “Just recently, a local medical colleague of mine was arrested for two patient deaths and 398 felonies related to his prescription-happy hand. Eye-opener? Oh, yeah. . . . Are we REALLY aware of all that goes on in the wide world of drugs? Are we thorough with our health histories and aware of potential drug cocktail interactions? . . . Drug seekers . . . can you spot them? Do we have good, solid relationships with our local pharmacists? A pharmacist’s perspective is quite different from ours, which is why this article by pharmacist Corey Heffernan is such a good read and review for anyone who has a DEA number.”

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