JAMA Network Open
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About The Study: This case series examined the number of clinicians receiving waivers from the Drug Enforcement Administration allowing them to prescribe buprenorphine for opioid use disorder before and during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Authors: Joanne Spetz, Ph.D., of the University of California, San Francisco, is the corresponding author.
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