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Research & Reviews  4,519 results

Downregulation of ROCK2 attenuates alcohol-induced inflammation and oxidative stress in...
https://doi.org/10.1080/00207454.2020.1825421
The International Journal of Neuroscience; Li X, Tong J et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Objective: Alcohol abuse can cause severe injury to human brain. Astrocytes are the most abundant nonneuronal cells that function to maintain the brain homeostasis. In present study, we aimed to investigate the role of ROCK2 in astrocytes exposed ...

Rebound of Severe Alcoholic Intoxications in Adolescents and Young Adults After COVID-1...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2020.08.017
The Journal of Adolescent Health : Official Publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine; Grigoletto V, Cognigni M et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - The coronavirus lockdown in Italy ended, but the postlockdown phase may be even more challenging than the outbreak itself if the impact on mental health is considered. To date, little evidence is available about the effect of lockdown release in t...

Recommendations for Effective Intersectoral Collaboration in Health Promotion Intervent...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17186474
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; van Dale D, Lemmens L et. al.

Sep 9th, 2020 - The burden of chronic disease in Europe continues to grow. A major challenge facing national governments is how to tackle the risk factors of sedentary lifestyle, alcohol abuse, smoking, and unhealthy diet. These factors are complex and necessitat...

Critical Analysis of Laboratory Testing Methodologies When Interpreting Conflicting Res...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000615
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; Johnson KM, Gunsolus IL et. al.

Sep 8th, 2020 - Toxicological analysis is an important diagnostic component of a postmortem examination and may involve both antemortem and postmortem specimens. Here, we present a case in which an antemortem specimen, when reanalyzed in the forensic toxicology l...

Risk Factors for Increased Postoperative Pain and Recommended Order Set for Postoperati...
https://doi.org/10.1097/AJP.0000000000000876
The Clinical Journal of Pain; Armstrong AD, Hassenbein SE et. al.

Sep 5th, 2020 - An interdisciplinary pain team (IPT) was established at our institution to explore options for improving pain control in patients undergoing orthopaedic surgery by identifying traits that put a patient at increased risk for inadequate pain control...

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Guidelines  19 results

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/non-alcoholic-fatty-liver-disease
NIH - Genetics Home Reference;

Feb 10th, 2020 - Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a buildup of excessive fat in the liver that can lead to liver damage resembling the damage caused by alcohol abuse, but that occurs in people who do not drink heavily.

Alarming number of heart infections tied to opioid epidemic
https://newsroom.heart.org/news/alarming-number-of-heart-infections-tied-to-opioid-epidemic

Sep 17th, 2019 - An alarming number of people nationwide are developing infections of either the heart’s inner lining or valves, known as infective endocarditis, in large part, due to the current opioid epidemic. This new trend predominantly affects young, white, ...

Motivational interviewing for smoking cessation
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD006936.pub4/full
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews;

Jul 30th, 2019 - Background Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a directive patient‐centred style of counselling, designed to help people to explore and resolve ambivalence about behaviour change. It was developed as a treatment for alcohol abuse, but may help peopl...

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism - What Is A Standard Drink?
https://www.niaaa.nih.gov/alcohol-health/overview-alcohol-consumption/what-standard-drink

Apr 28th, 2019 - Many people are surprised to learn what counts as a drink. The amount of liquid in your glass, can, or bottle does not necessarily match up to how much alcohol is actually in your drink. Different types of beer, wine, or malt liquor can have ver...

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism - Brochures and Fact Sheets
https://www.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/brochures-and-fact-sheets

Apr 28th, 2019 - This section contains easy-to-read material for the public covering a wide range of alcohol-related topics. Publications listed below are online full text and free of charge unless otherwise noted.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4,613 results

Downregulation of ROCK2 attenuates alcohol-induced inflammation and oxidative stress in...
https://doi.org/10.1080/00207454.2020.1825421
The International Journal of Neuroscience; Li X, Tong J et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Objective: Alcohol abuse can cause severe injury to human brain. Astrocytes are the most abundant nonneuronal cells that function to maintain the brain homeostasis. In present study, we aimed to investigate the role of ROCK2 in astrocytes exposed ...

Rebound of Severe Alcoholic Intoxications in Adolescents and Young Adults After COVID-1...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2020.08.017
The Journal of Adolescent Health : Official Publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine; Grigoletto V, Cognigni M et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - The coronavirus lockdown in Italy ended, but the postlockdown phase may be even more challenging than the outbreak itself if the impact on mental health is considered. To date, little evidence is available about the effect of lockdown release in t...

Recommendations for Effective Intersectoral Collaboration in Health Promotion Intervent...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17186474
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; van Dale D, Lemmens L et. al.

Sep 9th, 2020 - The burden of chronic disease in Europe continues to grow. A major challenge facing national governments is how to tackle the risk factors of sedentary lifestyle, alcohol abuse, smoking, and unhealthy diet. These factors are complex and necessitat...

Critical Analysis of Laboratory Testing Methodologies When Interpreting Conflicting Res...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000615
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; Johnson KM, Gunsolus IL et. al.

Sep 8th, 2020 - Toxicological analysis is an important diagnostic component of a postmortem examination and may involve both antemortem and postmortem specimens. Here, we present a case in which an antemortem specimen, when reanalyzed in the forensic toxicology l...

Risk Factors for Increased Postoperative Pain and Recommended Order Set for Postoperati...
https://doi.org/10.1097/AJP.0000000000000876
The Clinical Journal of Pain; Armstrong AD, Hassenbein SE et. al.

Sep 5th, 2020 - An interdisciplinary pain team (IPT) was established at our institution to explore options for improving pain control in patients undergoing orthopaedic surgery by identifying traits that put a patient at increased risk for inadequate pain control...

see more →

News  275 results

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/non-alcoholic-fatty-liver-disease
NIH - Genetics Home Reference;

Feb 10th, 2020 - Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a buildup of excessive fat in the liver that can lead to liver damage resembling the damage caused by alcohol abuse, but that occurs in people who do not drink heavily.

U.S. life expectancy declining due to more deaths in middle age
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-life-expectancy/u-s-life-expectancy-declining-due-to-more-deaths-in-middle-age-idUSKBN1Y02C7

Nov 26th, 2019 - (Reuters Health) - After rising for decades, life expectancy in the U.S. decreased for three straight years, driven by higher rates of death among middle aged Americans, a new study suggests. Midlife all-cause mortality rates were increasing betwe...

Rising heart infections tied to U.S. opioid epidemic
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-heart-endocarditis-opioids/rising-heart-infections-tied-to-u-s-opioid-epidemic-idUSKBN1WM1Y6

Oct 7th, 2019 - (Reuters Health) - As the opioid epidemic continues in the U.S., more cases of an infection that damages the heart are being seen, researchers say. FILE PHOTO: A full syringe, empty syringe and spoon sit on the roof of the car in which a man in hi...

Alarming number of heart infections tied to opioid epidemic
https://newsroom.heart.org/news/alarming-number-of-heart-infections-tied-to-opioid-epidemic

Sep 17th, 2019 - An alarming number of people nationwide are developing infections of either the heart’s inner lining or valves, known as infective endocarditis, in large part, due to the current opioid epidemic. This new trend predominantly affects young, white, ...

Motivational interviewing for smoking cessation
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD006936.pub4/full
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews;

Jul 30th, 2019 - Background Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a directive patient‐centred style of counselling, designed to help people to explore and resolve ambivalence about behaviour change. It was developed as a treatment for alcohol abuse, but may help peopl...

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Patient Education  7 results see all →