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Medical marijuana legalization in Oklahoma: Effects on neonatal exposure to opiates.
American Journal of Perinatology; DeShea L, Rolfs S et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - The US opioid epidemic has been characterized by increases in opioid misuse, overdose deaths, and neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome. Research suggests that marijuana legalization has contributed to decreased use of opiates, although many studies...

The role of preoperative toxicology screening in patients undergoing bariatric surgery.
Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases : Official Journ... Chao GF, Ying LD et. al.

Nov 29th, 2022 - Some programs and insurers may require patients to undergo toxicology screening despite lack of evidence that this practice affects postoperative outcomes. To understand the prevalence of screening positive on toxicology testing in the bariatric s...

Home Milrinone in Pediatric Hospice Care of Children with Heart Failure.
Journal of Pain and Symptom Management; Hollander SA, Wujcik K et. al.

Nov 24th, 2022 - The symptom profile of children dying from cardiac disease, especially heart failure, differs from those with cancer and other non-cardiac conditions. Treatment with vasoactive infusions at home may be a superior therapy for symptom control for th...

Management of Episodic Migraine with Neuromodulation: A Case Report.
Dental Clinics of North America; Nascimento TD, Kim DJ et. al.

Nov 21st, 2022 - Migraine is a highly prevalent neurovascular disorder that affects approximately 15% of the global population. Migraine attacks are a complex cascade of neurologic events that lead to debilitating symptoms and are often associated with inhibitory ...

Whole-brain white matter abnormalities in human cocaine and heroin use disorders: assoc...
Molecular Psychiatry; Gaudreault PO, King SG et. al.

Nov 13th, 2022 - Neuroimaging studies in substance use disorder have shown widespread impairments in white matter (WM) microstructure suggesting demyelination and axonal damage. However, substantially fewer studies explored the generalized vs. the acute and/or spe...

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Guidelines  1 results

No. 164-Consensus Guidelines for the Management of Chronic Pelvic Pain.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Jarrell JF, Vilos GA et. al.

Nov 27th, 2018 - To improve the understanding of chronic pelvic pain (CPP) and to provide evidence-based guidelines of value to primary care health professionals, general obstetricians and gynaecologists, and those who specialize in chronic pain. CPP is a common, ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  268 results

The O'Neil Long Acting Naltrexone Implant (OLANI) Pharmacokinetic (PK)/Safety Study in Healthy Volunteers

Oct 13th, 2022 - Naltrexone (NTX) is a nonspecific pure opioid antagonist with a high affinity for the µ-opioid receptor. It blocks the effects of opioids by competitive binding at opiate receptors. NTX is used primarily in the management of opiate and alcohol dep...

Clinical Trial to Evaluate Safety, Tolerability and Efficacy of NFX88 in SCI

Oct 10th, 2022 - This is a Phase IIa (proof of concept), randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled, parallel group, multicentric, clinical trial to evaluate the safety, tolerability and efficacy of daily oral treatment with NFX88 in SCI patients who are not rec...

Perioperative Dexamethasone Reduces Postoperative Pain and Nausea After Hip Arthroscopy

Oct 4th, 2022 - Hip arthroscopy (HAS) is a standard procedure with good mid and long-term results. Postoperative pain is a great concern and postoperative pain management of great importance. High demand for opiates and the associated side effects especially naus...

Perioperative Dexamethasone Reduces Postoperative Pain and Nausea After Periacetabular Osteotomy

Oct 4th, 2022 - Bernese periacetabular osteotomy (PAO) is a standard procedure with good mid and long-term results. Postoperative pain is a great concern and postoperative pain management of great importance. High demand for opiates and the associated side effect...

Developing Brain Stimulation as a Treatment for Chronic Pain in Opiate Dependent

Sep 28th, 2022 - The goal of this proposal is to evaluate two novel non-invasive brain stimulation strategies to mitigate pain and the brain's response to pain in CLBP patients. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), can induce long term potentiation (LTP-like) ...

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News  321 results

Low-Dose Morphine Not Helpful for COPD Patients With Chronic Dyspnea

Nov 22nd, 2022 - Among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and severe chronic breathlessness, short-term daily treatment with low doses of extended-release morphine did not significantly reduce the intensity of worst breathlessness, a random...

PARP Inhibitors in Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer: Whom to Treat?

Oct 28th, 2022 - Despite the availability of numerous testosterone-suppressing treatments, including second-generation antiandrogens, and a trend toward treatment intensification earlier in the disease course (ie, castration-sensitive disease), an estimated 10% to...

Four Commonly Abused Drugs Linked With Atrial Fibrillation

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...

SPRINT BP Control Benefit Fizzles Out; Hot Flashes and CVD; Metformin for Afib?

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...

Acute Alopecia Associated With Albendazole Toxicosis
Paul Curtiss, MD, Gabriela Cobos, MD et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2022 - To the Editor: Albendazole is a commonly prescribed anthelmintic that typically is well tolerated. Its broadest application is in developing countries that have a high rate of endemic nematode infection.

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Patient Education  6 results see all →