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Research & Reviews  2,055 results

Non-invasive brain stimulation as a tool to decrease chronic pain in current opiate use...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108409
Drug and Alcohol Dependence; Imperatore JP, McCalley DM et. al.

Nov 30th, 2020 - Poorly controlled chronic pain can lead to non-prescription use of opiates, which is a growing crisis in our communities. Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is a non-invasive therapeutic tool which has emerged as a potential treatment option ...

New Psychoactive Substances: Evolution in the Exchange of Information and Innovative Le...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17228704
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; Varì MR, Mannocchi G et. al.

Nov 26th, 2020 - At the end of 2019, the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction was monitoring around 790 new psychoactive substances, more than twice the total number of controlled substances under the United Nations Conventions. These substances...

Childhood Trauma and Prescription Drug Misuse in a College Population.
https://doi.org/10.1080/10826084.2020.1846056
Substance Use & misUse; Pakdaman S, Unger JB et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Adverse childhood experiences (ACE) predict health-compromising behaviors such as substance use. However, few studies have examined the association between ACE and prescription drug misuse among young adults-a growing public health concern. Colleg...

Esophageal and Gastric Motility Disorders in the Elderly.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cger.2020.08.002
Clinics in Geriatric Medicine; Sendzischew Shane MA, Moshiree B

Nov 20th, 2020 - The elderly are particularly prone to developing upper gastrointestinal disturbances. Changes are due to the aging process, diabetes, cardiovascular risk factors, and neurologic issues. Medications used to treat these underlying conditions can cau...

Escalating morphine dosing in HIV-1 Tat transgenic mice with sustained Tat exposure rev...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7672881
Journal of Neuroinflammation; Hermes DJ, Jacobs IR et. al.

Nov 19th, 2020 - Human immunodeficiency virus type-1 (HIV-1) and opiates cause long-term inflammatory insult to the central nervous system (CNS) and worsen disease progression and HIV-1-related neuropathology. The combination of these proinflammatory factors refle...

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Guidelines  103 results

Effective management of opioid withdrawal symptoms: A gateway to opioid dependence treatment
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/ajad.12862
Kosten,T.,et al

Jan 30th, 2019 - The opioid crisis has taken an immense toll in the United States. On average, five lives are lost to an opioid overdose every hour of the day; estimated costs associated with opioid misuse exceed $500 billion annually. Illicit opioid discontinuati...

Challenges with Implementing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Opioid Guideline: A Consensus Panel Report
https://academic.oup.com/painmedicine/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/pm/pny307/5301726?redirectedFrom=fulltext
Kroenke,K.,et al

Jan 24th, 2019 - A national crisis of opioid-related morbidity, mortality, and misuse has led to initiatives to address the appropriate role of opioids to treat pain. Deployment of a guideline from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to reduce the risks...

Naloxone: The Opioid Reversal Drug that Saves Lives
https://www.hhs.gov/opioids/sites/default/files/2018-12/naloxone-coprescribing-guidance.pdf
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HSS)

Dec 18th, 2018 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that 70,237 Americans died from drug overdoses in 2017, of which 47,600 were opioid related. Also in 2017, 11.

Opioids in Nursing Homes
https://paltc.org/opioids%20in%20nursing%20homes

Dec 3rd, 2018 - AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine has two primary policies related to opioids in nursing homes: 1. Provide access to opioids when indicated to relieve suffering and to improve or maintain function, and 2. Promote opioid...

MORPHABOND™ ER (morphine sulfate) Prescribing Information
https://dsi.com/prescribing-information-portlet/getPIContent?productName=Morphabond&inline=true

Nov 30th, 2018 - MORPHABOND ER is an opioid agonist indicated for the management of pain severe enough to require daily, around-the-clock, long-term opioid treatment and for which alternative treatment options are inadequate.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2,277 results

Non-invasive brain stimulation as a tool to decrease chronic pain in current opiate use...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108409
Drug and Alcohol Dependence; Imperatore JP, McCalley DM et. al.

Nov 30th, 2020 - Poorly controlled chronic pain can lead to non-prescription use of opiates, which is a growing crisis in our communities. Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is a non-invasive therapeutic tool which has emerged as a potential treatment option ...

New Psychoactive Substances: Evolution in the Exchange of Information and Innovative Le...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17228704
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; Varì MR, Mannocchi G et. al.

Nov 26th, 2020 - At the end of 2019, the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction was monitoring around 790 new psychoactive substances, more than twice the total number of controlled substances under the United Nations Conventions. These substances...

Childhood Trauma and Prescription Drug Misuse in a College Population.
https://doi.org/10.1080/10826084.2020.1846056
Substance Use & misUse; Pakdaman S, Unger JB et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Adverse childhood experiences (ACE) predict health-compromising behaviors such as substance use. However, few studies have examined the association between ACE and prescription drug misuse among young adults-a growing public health concern. Colleg...

Esophageal and Gastric Motility Disorders in the Elderly.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cger.2020.08.002
Clinics in Geriatric Medicine; Sendzischew Shane MA, Moshiree B

Nov 20th, 2020 - The elderly are particularly prone to developing upper gastrointestinal disturbances. Changes are due to the aging process, diabetes, cardiovascular risk factors, and neurologic issues. Medications used to treat these underlying conditions can cau...

Escalating morphine dosing in HIV-1 Tat transgenic mice with sustained Tat exposure rev...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7672881
Journal of Neuroinflammation; Hermes DJ, Jacobs IR et. al.

Nov 19th, 2020 - Human immunodeficiency virus type-1 (HIV-1) and opiates cause long-term inflammatory insult to the central nervous system (CNS) and worsen disease progression and HIV-1-related neuropathology. The combination of these proinflammatory factors refle...

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News  211 results

First Guidelines for Post-Op Opioids in Teens, Kids
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941192

Nov 17th, 2020 - The first guidelines for postoperative opioid prescribing for children and adolescents suggest considering alternatives to opioids for pain control and thinking in terms of stewardship when opioids are needed. Opioids are often prescribed for chil...

Drug Use-Induced Endophthalmitis Rises Exponentially in US
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940649

Nov 9th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Drug use-induced endophthalmitis increased four-fold in the U.S. between 2013-2016, and clinicians should maintain a "high index of suspicion" for the condition, researchers say. "The increasing number of cases was prob...

Drug Use-Induced Endophthalmitis Rises Exponentially in US
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940649

Nov 9th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Drug use-induced endophthalmitis increased four-fold in the U.S. between 2013-2016, and clinicians should maintain a "high index of suspicion" for the condition, researchers say. "The increasing number of cases was prob...

Malpractice Case: Dangers When Taking Over a Patient's Care
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/921888

Dec 8th, 2019 - In handling a hospital transfer patient, a receiving specialist may have a new patient who has ongoing issues and is taking multiple medications. Discontinuing medications initiated before the transfer without probing the basis for the therapy car...

Malpractice Case: Dangers When Taking Over a Patient's Care
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921888

Dec 8th, 2019 - In handling a hospital transfer patient, a receiving specialist may have a new patient who has ongoing issues and is taking multiple medications. Discontinuing medications initiated before the transfer without probing the basis for the therapy car...

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