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Research & Reviews  115 results

Effect of Folic Acid on the Presentation of Nuclear Abnormalities in People With a History Drug Abuse
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05712044

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Objectives. General Objective. To determine the effect of folic acid supplementation on the presentation of nuclear abnormalities associated with cytogenotoxic damage in healthy subjects and chronic drug users. Specific objectives. Determine the p...

Association of COVID-19 with endocarditis in patients with cocaine or opioid use disord...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41380-022-01903-1
Molecular Psychiatry; Wang L, Volkow ND et. al.

Dec 13th, 2022 - The incidence of endocarditis in the US is increasing, driven in part by the rise in intravenous drug use, mostly opioids and stimulant drugs (cocaine and methamphetamine). Recent reports have documented that individuals with COVID-19 are at incre...

Encouraging Abstinence Behavior in a Drug Epidemic
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04927143

Dec 5th, 2022 - Over the past decade, the annual number of drug-related deaths more than doubled in the United States (Swensen, 2015). In particular, over the 2001-2013 period, overdose deaths involving prescription pain relievers tripled while those involving he...

Four commonly abused drugs linked with atrial fibrillation
https://www.mdedge.com/cardiology/article/259007/arrhythmias-ep/four-commonly-abused-drugs-linked-atrial-fibrillation
Will Pass

Oct 26th, 2022 - Cocaine, methamphetamine, opioids, and cannabis may independently increase risk of atrial fibrillation (AFib), based on data from almost 24 million people. While more work is needed to uncover causal links, physicians should be aware that these co.

Cannabis, cocaine, methamphetamine, and opiates increase the risk of incident atrial fi...
https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehac558
European Heart Journal; Lin AL, Nah G et. al.

Oct 19th, 2022 - Atrial fibrillation (AF) is now regarded as a preventable disease, requiring a search for modifiable risk factors. With legalization of cannabis and more lenient laws regarding the use of other illicit substances, investigation into the potential ...

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Guidelines  1 results

The Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments (CANMAT) task force recommendation...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22303521
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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Clinicaltrials.gov  9 results

Effect of Folic Acid on the Presentation of Nuclear Abnormalities in People With a History Drug Abuse
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05712044

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Objectives. General Objective. To determine the effect of folic acid supplementation on the presentation of nuclear abnormalities associated with cytogenotoxic damage in healthy subjects and chronic drug users. Specific objectives. Determine the p...

Encouraging Abstinence Behavior in a Drug Epidemic
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04927143

Dec 5th, 2022 - Over the past decade, the annual number of drug-related deaths more than doubled in the United States (Swensen, 2015). In particular, over the 2001-2013 period, overdose deaths involving prescription pain relievers tripled while those involving he...

A Hybrid Type II Trial of the Optimizing Resilience and Coping With HIV Through Internet Delivery in Ryan White Clinics in Chicago
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05123144

Apr 8th, 2022 - Current HIV prevention strategies for PLWH emphasize engagement across the HIV Continuum of Care: linkage to and retention in care, adherence to antiretroviral therapy, and maintenance of suppressed viral load. The National HIV/AIDS Strategy goals...

Screening of Pulmonary Hypertension in Methamphetamine Abusers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04019600

Aug 10th, 2021 - Methamphetamine is a potent central nervous system stimulant originally prescribed for individuals with neuropsychiatric diseases. Owing to its highly addictive nature, illicit use has emerged as a major public health problem worldwide. It causes ...

TAPS-ESP: Tobacco, Alcohol, Prescription Drug, and Illicit Substance Use Electronic Spanish Platform
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03879785

Aug 21st, 2019 - Linguistically Accurate Screening and Assessment is Critical for Quality Patient Care. Accurate screening, diagnosis and treatment are entirely dependent on a linguistically-accurate and culturally-relevant assessment, especially for sensitive top...

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News  37 results

Heart Failure From Meth Use: Growing Beast Lurks in the Shadows
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/chf/102037

Dec 2nd, 2022 - In recent years, methamphetamine-associated heart failure (MethHF) ensnared more people across sociodemographic groups without showing signs of relenting, according to the limited data available. Although reliable estimates are lacking, the preval...

Four commonly abused drugs linked with atrial fibrillation
https://www.mdedge.com/cardiology/article/259007/arrhythmias-ep/four-commonly-abused-drugs-linked-atrial-fibrillation
Will Pass

Oct 26th, 2022 - Cocaine, methamphetamine, opioids, and cannabis may independently increase risk of atrial fibrillation (AFib), based on data from almost 24 million people. While more work is needed to uncover causal links, physicians should be aware that these co.

Four Commonly Abused Drugs Linked With Atrial Fibrillation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983052

Oct 26th, 2022 - Cocaine, methamphetamine, opioids, and cannabis may independently increase risk of atrial fibrillation (AFib), based on data from almost 24 million people. While more work is needed to uncover causal links, physicians should be aware that these co...

Taking Prescribed Opioids Tied to Much Lower Rates of Illicit Drug Use
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/982941

Oct 24th, 2022 - Less than 5% of people whose opioid therapy is managed in a pain management setting test positive for illicit drugs, a new study found. An analysis of urine drug tests (UDTs) from 600,000 pain clinic patients also shows that those who test positiv...

SPRINT BP Control Benefit Fizzles Out; Hot Flashes and CVD; Metformin for Afib?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/101276

Oct 18th, 2022 - In a new policy statement, the American College of Cardiology endorsed more flexible hours and work arrangements so that cardiologists and trainees can have a better work-life balance. High-intensity care following heart failure (HF) hospitalizati...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →