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Research & Reviews 54 results
Public Health Reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974); Noel JK, Rosenthal SR et. al.
Dec 17th, 2022 - Research on COVID-19's effect on substance use is mixed, and few studies have focused on adolescents. We assessed whether implementation of the COVID-19 lockdown affected substance use and changed perceptions of psychoactive substance availability...
Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior; Ayoub S, Kenton JA et. al.
Dec 4th, 2022 - Although antiretroviral therapy (ART) has increased the quality of life and lifespan in people living with HIV (PWH), millions continue to suffer from the neurobehavioral effects of the virus. Additionally, the abuse of illicit drugs (methamphetam...
Journal of Addictive Diseases; El-Akkad SE, Nolan S et. al.
Jun 22nd, 2022 - Optimal dosing of opioid agonist therapy (OAT) is essential for treatment success. However, initiation and maintenance of OAT in hospital settings can be challenging given differing levels of opioid tolerance, withdrawal, and intoxication among pa...
PloS One; Carney T, Rooney JA et. al.
Feb 16th, 2022 - People who use illicit drugs (PWUDs) have been identified as a key at-risk group for tuberculosis (TB). Examination of illicit drug use networks has potential to assess the risk of TB exposure and disease progression. Research also is needed to as...
Journal of Magnetic Resonance (San Diego, Calif. : 1997); Lee Y, Matviychuk Y et. al.
Jan 19th, 2022 - This paper investigates the possibility of using benchtop NMR spectroscopy for quantification of illicit drugs (methamphetamine) in binary and ternary mixtures with impurities and cutting agents (N-isopropylbenzylamine, phenethylamine and dimethyl...
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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, ...