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ALLMedicine™ Opiates Center

Research & Reviews  2,075 results

Long-term opiate use and risk of cardiovascular mortality: results from the Golestan Co...
https://doi.org/10.1093/eurjpc/zwaa006
European Journal of Preventive Cardiology; Nalini M, Shakeri R et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Tens of millions of people worldwide use opiates but little is known about their potential role in causing cardiovascular diseases. We aimed to study the association of long-term opiate use with cardiovascular mortality and whether this associatio...

Kv4.3 channel dysfunction contributes to trigeminal neuropathic pain manifested with or...
https://doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2036-20.2021
The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of The... Kanda H, Ling J et. al.

Jan 21st, 2021 - Trigeminal neuropathic pain is the most debilitating pain disorder but current treatments including opiates are not effective. A common symptom of trigeminal neuropathic pain is cold allyodynia/hyperalgesia or cold hypersensitivity in orofacial ar...

Do DSM-5 substance use disorder criteria differ by user care settings? An item response...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2020.106797
Addictive Behaviors; Kervran C, Shmulewitz D et. al.

Jan 15th, 2021 - To examine differences in the psychometric characteristics of diagnostic criteria for Substance Use Disorders (SUD) between substance users in harm reduction settings (HR) and substance users seeking treatment (Tx). Differential Item and Test Func...

The concept of "food addiction" helps inform the understanding of overeating and obesit...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ajcn/nqaa343
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition; Gearhardt AN, Hebebrand J

Jan 15th, 2021 - Addictive substances such as opiates and other drugs are highly reinforcing and some (but not all) individuals consume them compulsively. Highly processed (HP) foods have unnaturally high concentrations of refined carbohydrates and fat. These food...

Are point-of-care urine drug testing devices suitable for antenatal drug screening? A s...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0004563221990699
Annals of Clinical Biochemistry; Dale RC, Ford LT et. al.

Jan 13th, 2021 - Currently, there are no national guidelines for antenatal drug testing. At Colchester Hospital, we use a strategy of screen-only using point-of-care testing to detect illicit drug use in pregnancy. To determine the suitability of this approach, we...

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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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Drugs  59 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,297 results

Long-term opiate use and risk of cardiovascular mortality: results from the Golestan Co...
https://doi.org/10.1093/eurjpc/zwaa006
European Journal of Preventive Cardiology; Nalini M, Shakeri R et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Tens of millions of people worldwide use opiates but little is known about their potential role in causing cardiovascular diseases. We aimed to study the association of long-term opiate use with cardiovascular mortality and whether this associatio...

Kv4.3 channel dysfunction contributes to trigeminal neuropathic pain manifested with or...
https://doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2036-20.2021
The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of The... Kanda H, Ling J et. al.

Jan 21st, 2021 - Trigeminal neuropathic pain is the most debilitating pain disorder but current treatments including opiates are not effective. A common symptom of trigeminal neuropathic pain is cold allyodynia/hyperalgesia or cold hypersensitivity in orofacial ar...

Do DSM-5 substance use disorder criteria differ by user care settings? An item response...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2020.106797
Addictive Behaviors; Kervran C, Shmulewitz D et. al.

Jan 15th, 2021 - To examine differences in the psychometric characteristics of diagnostic criteria for Substance Use Disorders (SUD) between substance users in harm reduction settings (HR) and substance users seeking treatment (Tx). Differential Item and Test Func...

The concept of "food addiction" helps inform the understanding of overeating and obesit...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ajcn/nqaa343
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition; Gearhardt AN, Hebebrand J

Jan 15th, 2021 - Addictive substances such as opiates and other drugs are highly reinforcing and some (but not all) individuals consume them compulsively. Highly processed (HP) foods have unnaturally high concentrations of refined carbohydrates and fat. These food...

Are point-of-care urine drug testing devices suitable for antenatal drug screening? A s...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0004563221990699
Annals of Clinical Biochemistry; Dale RC, Ford LT et. al.

Jan 13th, 2021 - Currently, there are no national guidelines for antenatal drug testing. At Colchester Hospital, we use a strategy of screen-only using point-of-care testing to detect illicit drug use in pregnancy. To determine the suitability of this approach, we...

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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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