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Research & Reviews  177 results

Point-of-care testing for HIV and sexually transmitted infections reveals risky behavio...
https://doi.org/10.1177/09564624211000973
International Journal of STD & AIDS; Kiragga AN, Bwanika JM et. al.

Apr 23rd, 2021 - In sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), men are generally difficult to engage in healthcare programs. However, sports gambling centers in SSA can be used as avenues for male engagement in health programs. We offered point-of-care HIV and syphilis testing for...

Estimated Medicaid Costs Associated with Hepatitis A During an Outbreak - West Virginia...
https://doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm7008a2
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Batdorf SJ, Hofmeister MG et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Hepatitis A is a vaccine-preventable disease caused by the hepatitis A virus (HAV). Transmission of the virus most commonly occurs through the fecal-oral route after close contact with an infected person. Widespread outbreaks of hepatitis A among ...

Simultaneous enantioselective analysis of illicit drugs in wastewater and surface water...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2021.116424
Environmental Pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987); Wang W, Guo C et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - An enantioselective method for quantifying amphetamine-type chiral illicit drugs (CIDs) in wastewater and surface water was developed, validated, and applied to samples from a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) and its effluent-receiving river in B...

High prevalence of unmet healthcare need among people who use illicit drugs in a Canadi...
https://doi.org/10.1080/08897077.2020.1846667
Substance Abuse; Moallef S, Homayra F et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2020 - People who use illicit drugs (PWUD) experience significant barriers to healthcare. However, little is known about levels of attachment to primary care (defined as having a regular family doctor or clinic they feel comfortable with) and its associa...

An analysis of within-subject and population level risk related to substance use and me...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108385
Drug and Alcohol Dependence; Li X, Borodovsky JT et. al.

Nov 10th, 2020 - The objective of this study was to understand how adolescent substance use patterns may lead to negative mental health outcomes. Data from adolescents (12-17 years old at baseline, Wave 1) who participated in the first 3 waves of the Population As...

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Guidelines  1 results

Screening for Illicit Drug Use: Clinical Summary
https://allmedx.com/USPSTFPDF/drugsum.pdf

Sep 6th, 2013 - SCREENING FOR ILLICIT DRUG USE: CLINICAL SUMMARY OF U.S. PREVENTIVE SERVICES TASK FORCE RECOMMENDATION Population Adolescents, Adults, and Pregnant Women Not Previously Identified as Users of Illicit Drugs Recommend...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  181 results

Point-of-care testing for HIV and sexually transmitted infections reveals risky behavio...
https://doi.org/10.1177/09564624211000973
International Journal of STD & AIDS; Kiragga AN, Bwanika JM et. al.

Apr 23rd, 2021 - In sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), men are generally difficult to engage in healthcare programs. However, sports gambling centers in SSA can be used as avenues for male engagement in health programs. We offered point-of-care HIV and syphilis testing for...

Estimated Medicaid Costs Associated with Hepatitis A During an Outbreak - West Virginia...
https://doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm7008a2
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Batdorf SJ, Hofmeister MG et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Hepatitis A is a vaccine-preventable disease caused by the hepatitis A virus (HAV). Transmission of the virus most commonly occurs through the fecal-oral route after close contact with an infected person. Widespread outbreaks of hepatitis A among ...

Simultaneous enantioselective analysis of illicit drugs in wastewater and surface water...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2021.116424
Environmental Pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987); Wang W, Guo C et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - An enantioselective method for quantifying amphetamine-type chiral illicit drugs (CIDs) in wastewater and surface water was developed, validated, and applied to samples from a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) and its effluent-receiving river in B...

High prevalence of unmet healthcare need among people who use illicit drugs in a Canadi...
https://doi.org/10.1080/08897077.2020.1846667
Substance Abuse; Moallef S, Homayra F et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2020 - People who use illicit drugs (PWUD) experience significant barriers to healthcare. However, little is known about levels of attachment to primary care (defined as having a regular family doctor or clinic they feel comfortable with) and its associa...

An analysis of within-subject and population level risk related to substance use and me...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108385
Drug and Alcohol Dependence; Li X, Borodovsky JT et. al.

Nov 10th, 2020 - The objective of this study was to understand how adolescent substance use patterns may lead to negative mental health outcomes. Data from adolescents (12-17 years old at baseline, Wave 1) who participated in the first 3 waves of the Population As...

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News  3 results

Case Report: Sudden Chest Pain Following an Asthma Attack
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/99815/gastroenterology/case-report-sudden-chest-pain-following-asthma/page/0/1

May 1st, 2015 - One of the most life-threatening causes of pneumomediastinum is Boerhaave syndrome in which there is a spontaneous rupture of the esophagus. 3 In addition, as previously mentioned, numerous illicit drugs (eg, cocaine, marijuana, ecstasy) have been.

Prescription Drug Overdoses Up in Florida
https://www.mdedge.com/cardiology/article/36422/health-policy/prescription-drug-overdoses-florida
Frances Correa

Jul 7th, 2011 - Deaths from prescription drug overdose rose 84% in Florida from 2003 to 2009, based on data from the Florida Medical Examiners Commission. The greatest increases in death rates were seen in users of oxycodone (265%), alprazolam (234%), and methado.

Dispensation of Antiretroviral Therapy and Methadone Maintenance Therapy at the Same Facility in a Low-Barrier Setting Linked to Optimal Adherence to HIV Treatment
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/919270

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Objectives: We sought to examine the association between dispensation of methadone maintenance therapy (MMT) and antiretroviral therapy (ART) at the same facility, across multiple low-barrier dispensing outlets, ...

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