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Research & Reviews  235 results

Whole-brain white matter abnormalities in human cocaine and heroin use disorders: assoc...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41380-022-01833-y
Molecular Psychiatry; Gaudreault PO, King SG et. al.

Nov 13th, 2022 - Neuroimaging studies in substance use disorder have shown widespread impairments in white matter (WM) microstructure suggesting demyelination and axonal damage. However, substantially fewer studies explored the generalized vs. the acute and/or spe...

Reducing short- and long-term cocaine craving with voluntary exercise in male rats.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00213-022-06251-0
Psychopharmacology Carroll ME, Dougen B et. al.

Nov 5th, 2022 - In a previous study in female rats, voluntary wheel running attenuated incubation of cocaine craving after 30 but not 3 days (Zlebnik and Carroll Zlebnik and Carroll, Psychopharmacology 232:3507-3413, 2015). The present study in male rats, using t...

Gender differences in cocaine-induced hyperactivity and dopamine transporter traffickin...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9625146
Addiction Biology; Deng J, Zheng X et. al.

Oct 28th, 2022 - As well known, cocaine induces stimulant effects and dopamine transporter (DAT) trafficking to the plasma membrane of dopaminergic neurons. In the present study, we examined cocaine-induced hyperactivity along with cocaine-induced DAT trafficking ...

Triangulating Amsterdam's illicit stimulant use trends by wastewater analysis and recre...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2022.111449
Forensic Science International; Ter Laak TL, Emke E et. al.

Sep 24th, 2022 - Drug consumption estimates are of relevance because of public health effects as well as associated criminal activities. Wastewater analysis of drug residues enables the estimation of drug consumption and drug markets. Short-term and long-term tren...

Drug-impaired driving and traffic collisions: Study on a cross section of the Italian p...
https://doi.org/10.1002/dta.3366
Drug Testing and Analysis; Odoardi S, Biosa G et. al.

Sep 10th, 2022 - The present study focuses on the association between road accidents and the presence of drugs of abuse markers in the biological fluids of the drivers. Biological fluids collected from 1236 drivers involved in road accidents (54 fatal and 1182 non...

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News  3 results

Heroin Use Rising in the US
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/843761

Apr 27th, 2015 - Heroin use in the United States, though still uncommon relative to the use of other illicit substances, has risen significantly since 2002, a new report indicates. Rachel Lipari, PhD, and Arthur Hughes, from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health S...

Drug Abuse Among Doctors: Easy, Tempting, and Not Uncommon
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/819223

Jan 29th, 2014 - Tomorrow -- Tomorrow, I Will Stop That's what Marc Myer, a family practice physician in Minnesota, told himself each day as he stole prescription opiates from his patients to feed his addiction. But for Dr. Myer and many physicians like him, "tomo...

Drug Abuse Among Doctors: Easy, Tempting, and Not Uncommon
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/819223_1

Jan 29th, 2014 - Tomorrow -- Tomorrow, I Will Stop That's what Marc Myer, a family practice physician in Minnesota, told himself each day as he stole prescription opiates from his patients to feed his addiction. But for Dr. Myer and many physicians like him, "tomo...

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