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ALLMedicine™ Methamphetamines Center

Research & Reviews  73 results

Methamphetamines & Acetabular Reoperation Rates: Poor Outcomes from the Front Lines.
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Zusman NL, Woelber E et. al.

Sep 2nd, 2021 - To compare acetabular fracture reoperation rates within one year of surgery in methamphetamine ("meth") abusers and abstainers. Retrospective database analysis. Level 1 academic trauma facility, 2008-2018. 371 patients who underwent unilateral tra...

Methamphetamine-Associated Heart Failure Hospitalizations Across the United States: Geo...
Journal of the American Heart Association; Dickson SD, Thomas IC et. al.

Aug 10th, 2021 - Background Although methamphetamine abuse is associated with the development of heart failure (HF), nationwide data on methamphetamine-associated HF (MethHF) hospitalizations are limited. This study evaluates nationwide HF hospitalizations associa...

Day-level associations between drug use and sexual behavior in male couples: Actor part...
Drug and Alcohol Dependence; Starks TJ, Sauermilch D et. al.

May 29th, 2021 - Both marijuana and other illicit drugs (e.g., cocaine/crack, methamphetamines, ecstasy, gamma-hydroxybuterate, and ketamine) have been linked to the occurrence of condomless anal sex (CAS) with casual partners among sexual minority men (SMM) and t...

Crystal methamphetamine use in British Columbia, Canada: A cross-sectional study of peo...
PloS One; Papamihali K, Collins D et. al.

May 27th, 2021 - Increased use of crystal methamphetamine ("crystal meth") has been observed across North America and international jurisdictions, including a notable increase in the presence of methamphetamines in illicit drug toxicity deaths in British Columbia ...

Psychosocial and pharmacologic interventions for methamphetamine addiction: protocol fo...
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American Col... Hamel C, Corace K et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Methamphetamine use and harms are rising rapidly. Management of patients with methamphetamine use disorder (MUD) and problematic methamphetamine use (PMU) is challenging, with no clearly established best approach; both psychosocial and pharmacolog...

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Guidelines  1 results

The Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments (CANMAT) task force recommendation...
Annals of Clinical Psychiatry : Official Journal of the A... Beaulieu S, Saury S et. al.

Feb 4th, 2012 - Mood disorders, especially bipolar disorder (BD), frequently are associated with substance use disorders (SUDs). There are well-designed trials for the treatment of SUDs in the absence of a comorbid condition. However, one cannot generalize these ...

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News  15 results

A Marijuana User With Sudden Chest Pain Radiating to His Neck

Jun 11th, 2021 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Bloody Philippine Drug War Fails to Curb Methamphetamine Supply - VP

Jan 8th, 2020 - MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs has only managed to curb the supply of methamphetamines by less than 1% of annual consumption, proof that it has been a bloody failure, his main political rival, the vice presi...

Adolescent Alcohol, Drug Use Tied to Other Risky Behaviors

Jan 8th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Teens who binge drink or abuse prescription opioids may be more likely to engage in other risky behaviors as well, two new studies suggest. Adolescents who binge drink are more likely to drive drunk or ride with drivers who are ...

Fast Five Quiz: Drug Overdoses

Oct 23rd, 2019 - Drug overdose remains a significant concern worldwide, with nearly half a million deaths annually. In the United States, drug overdoses are the leading cause of death for adults younger than 55 years. Drug-related deaths now outnumber those attrib...

Methamphetamine use climbing among opioid users
Randy Dotinga

Jun 29th, 2018 - SAN DIEGO – As the deadly opioid epidemic continues, a new study suggests that a fast-rising number of users are turning to another drug of abuse – methamphetamine. In some cases, a researcher says, their co-use is reminiscent of the fad for “spee.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →