NDEWS Publications

Fentanyl/Analogs Found in More Than Half of Drug Overdoses in Four SCS Locations (2018)

New Hampshire HotSpot
The New Hampshire HotSpot study was conducted in 2016 in response to a sharp increase in illicit fentanyl-related overdose deaths.

NDEWS Special Report

NDEWS Sentinel Community Site Advance Report 2016


Other Resources

ACMT: Fentanyl Exposure in the News (periodically updated)
CDC/MMWR: Notes from the Field: Unintentional Fentanyl Overdoses Among Persons Who Thought They Were Snorting Cocaine — Fresno, California, January 7, 2019
CBP: Fentanyl: The Real Deal - Training video (6:40) provides guidance to first responders to dispel myths about handling fentanyl when they encounter it in the field

National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST): Free Software Can Help Spot New Forms of Fentanyl and Other Illegal Drugs (3/7/2018)

Center for Forensic Science Research and Education: New NPS Discoveries

EMCDDA/Europol: Joint Reports on New Psychoactive Substances

Univ. of Washinton/ADAI: Fentanyl Death Investigation in Four Washington State Counties

PEW TRUSTS: Pew Trusts: As Fentanyl Spreads, States Step Up Responses

CDC/NIOSH: Fentanyl: Preventing Occupational Exposure to Emergency Responders

EMCDDA: Risk assessment report on a new psychoactive substance: acryloylfentanyl (February 2017)

Correspondence: House Committee on Energy and Commerce - 15 questions to ONDCP about fentanyl (2/23/17)
Response: Answers about illicit fentanyl from ONDCP Acting Director (3/29/17)

MMWR: Characteristics of Fentanyl Overdose — Massachusetts, 2014–2016

NIDA: Research on the Use and Misuse of Fentanyl and Other Synthetic Opioids

CDC: What is fentanyl?

Overcoming Opioids: Fentanyl Video

The Huffington Post: Fentanyl

Maryland.gov - Fentanyl (Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene)



Archived Fentanyl Information

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01/15/2020 - 2:09 pm