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Drug & Alcohol Deaths on the Rise Among Older Americans
https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/pressroom/nchs_press_releases/2022/20221130.htm
CDC, National Center for Health Statistics

Nov 30th, 2022 - Drug and alcohol abuse have impacted seniors in the United States as it has among younger Americans. Over 5,000 people ages 65 and over in the U.S. died of a drug overdose in 2020, and more than twice that many (11,616) died of alcohol-induced cau...

Relationship of negative emotionality, NIAAA recovery, and 3- and 6-month drinking outc...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2022.109695
Drug and Alcohol Dependence; Linn BK, Zhao J et. al.

Nov 29th, 2022 - The National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) recently released a new definition of recovery from alcohol use disorder (AUD). A patient is considered recovered if they are remitted from DSM-5 AUD and report cessation of heavy drin...

The Role of Gender in the Association between Mental Health and Potentially Preventable...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph192214691
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Cedrone F, Catalini A et. al.

Nov 27th, 2022 - Psychiatric disorders and substance abuse are barriers that limit access to timely treatment and can lead to Potentially Preventable Hospitalizations (PPH). The aim of this study is to identify the role played by gender in the association between ...

Alcohol Use Disorder and Alcohol-Associated Liver Disease.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9662170
Alcohol Research : Current Reviews; Ramkissoon R, Shah VH

Nov 25th, 2022 - This article is part of a Festschrift commemorating the 50th anniversary of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). Established in 1970, first as part of the National Institute of Mental Health and later as an independent i...

Mapping access to care and identification of barriers for traumatic brain injury in a S...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jep.13793
Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice; Owolabi EO, Nyamathe S et. al.

Nov 24th, 2022 - South Africa has a high traumatic injury burden resulting in a significant number of persons suffering from traumatic brain injury (TBI). TBI is a time-sensitive condition requiring a responsive and organized health system to minimize morbidity an...

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Guidelines  8 results

Drug & Alcohol Deaths on the Rise Among Older Americans
https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/pressroom/nchs_press_releases/2022/20221130.htm
CDC, National Center for Health Statistics

Nov 30th, 2022 - Drug and alcohol abuse have impacted seniors in the United States as it has among younger Americans. Over 5,000 people ages 65 and over in the U.S. died of a drug overdose in 2020, and more than twice that many (11,616) died of alcohol-induced cau...

New from NIAAA: An Updated Rethinking Drinking Booklet and Website
https://www.spectrum.niaaa.nih.gov/spring2022noteworthy/noteworthy2/?utm_source=govdelivery&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=spectrum_promo&utm_content=noteworthy2
NIAAA Spectrum;

May 25th, 2022 - According to the 2019 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, more than half of Americans ages 18 and older reported drinking alcohol in the past month, and about a quarter of this same group reported past-month binge drinking. To help adults who ...

Guideline No. 405: Screening and Counselling for Alcohol Consumption During Pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.03.002
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Graves L, Carson G et. al.

Sep 10th, 2020 - To establish national standards of care for screening and counselling pregnant women and women of child-bearing age about alcohol consumption and possible alcohol use disorder based on current best evidence. Health care providers who care for preg...

Directive clinique no 405 : Dépistage et conseils en matière de consommation d'alcool p...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.07.005
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Graves DL, Carson DG et. al.

Sep 10th, 2020 - Établir des normes pancanadiennes fondées sur les meilleures données probantes actuelles sur le dépistage et les conseils en matière de consommation d'alcool et de troubles de consommation d'alcool chez les femmes enceintes ou en âge de procréer. ...

Chinese Guideline for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6584093
Orthopaedic Surgery; , et. al.

Apr 4th, 2017 - The treatment of adult osteonecrosis of the femoral head (ONFH), with 8.12 million patients in China, remains a challenge to surgeons. To standardize and improve the efficacy of the treatment of ONFH, Chinese specialists updated the experts' sugge...

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Drugs  39 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  294 results

Drug & Alcohol Deaths on the Rise Among Older Americans
https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/pressroom/nchs_press_releases/2022/20221130.htm
CDC, National Center for Health Statistics

Nov 30th, 2022 - Drug and alcohol abuse have impacted seniors in the United States as it has among younger Americans. Over 5,000 people ages 65 and over in the U.S. died of a drug overdose in 2020, and more than twice that many (11,616) died of alcohol-induced cau...

The Genetic Basis of Congenital Heart Disease in Africa
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01952171

Oct 14th, 2022 - Recent advances in genomic techniques are making possible a new wave of genetic discovery in congenital heart disease (CHD). Existing data suggests that CHD occur in Sub-Saharan Africa at frequencies similar to the rest of the world. In this appli...

Psychological Support Based on Positive Suggestions (PSBPS) on Mental Health Morbidity and Cognitive Function
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04045210

Oct 12th, 2022 - Background: Psychological morbidity is a major health problem in survivors of critical illness with no effective intervention to mitigate its burden. The increasing prevalence of critical illness combined with advances in intensive care medicine h...

Medication Development for Opioid and Alcohol Abuse
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03205423

Oct 6th, 2022 - Currently, the abuse of prescription opioid medications is a pervasive problem in the U.S. In addition, co-abuse of opioids and alcohol represents a significant problem from the perspective of increased toxicity and decreased success in treatment....

Estradiol Effects on Alcohol Across the Menstrual Cycle
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04595682

Sep 27th, 2022 - This study will provide the first rigorous integrative test of the hypothesis that rapid rises in estradiol (a female hormone) increase the rewarding and disinhibiting effects of alcohol and that such increased sensitivity correlates with increase...

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News  578 results

Drug & Alcohol Deaths on the Rise Among Older Americans
https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/pressroom/nchs_press_releases/2022/20221130.htm
CDC, National Center for Health Statistics

Nov 30th, 2022 - Drug and alcohol abuse have impacted seniors in the United States as it has among younger Americans. Over 5,000 people ages 65 and over in the U.S. died of a drug overdose in 2020, and more than twice that many (11,616) died of alcohol-induced cau...

Long-Acting Naltrexone Effective in Alcohol Use Disorder
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/981842

Oct 4th, 2022 - Starting treatment for alcohol use disorder (AUD) with extended-release naltrexone injections in the emergency department (ED) produced a dramatic reduction in alcohol consumption, according to findings presented at the American College of Emergen...

Nightmares May Predict Dementia; Can a Heart Drug Treat Alcohol Abuse? and COVID-19 Vaccines' PR Problem
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/981473

Sep 28th, 2022 - Nightmares May Predict Dementia Healthy middle-aged adults who have nightmares once a week or more were four times more likely to develop dementia within a decade, new research suggests. The results were reported in a study published in The Lancet...

Heart Failure Drug a New Treatment Option for Alcoholism? 
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/981494

Sep 27th, 2022 - Spironolactone, a potassium-sparing diuretic typically used to treat heart failure and hypertension, shows promise in treating alcohol use disorder (AUD), new research suggests. Researchers at the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), the Natio...

Why Pandemic, Personal Stressors Push Some to Problem Drinking
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/979637

Aug 23rd, 2022 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. We live in particularly stressful times, and some people turn to alcohol to cope with challenges, from the COVID-19 pandemic to any number of pers...

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Patient Education  26 results see all →