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ALLMedicine™ Opioid Abuse Center

Research & Reviews  649 results

A history of opioid abuse: Why buprenorphine is superior for the management of opioid u...
https://doi.org/10.5055/jom.2021.0641
Journal of Opioid Management; Komrowski MD, Sekhri NK

Sep 15th, 2021 - Opioid abuse represents a public health crisis that has significant associated morbidity and mortality. Since beginning in the early 1990's, the opioid abuse epidemic has been difficult to control due to regulatory, economic, and psychosocial fact...

The Financial Burden of Opioid-Related Abuse among Surgical and Non-Surgical Patients i...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8430612
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Xu J, Zakari NMA et. al.

Sep 11th, 2021 - Florida is one of the eight states labeled as a high-burden opioid abuse state and is an epicenter for opioid use and misuse. The aim of our study was to measure multi-year total room charges and costs billed for opioid abuse-related events and to...

Pharmacokinetic modeling of R and S-Methadone and their metabolites to study the effect...
https://doi.org/10.1002/psp4.12687
CPT: Pharmacometrics & Systems Pharmacology; Aruldhas BW, Quinney SK et. al.

Aug 27th, 2021 - Methadone is a synthetic opioid used as an analgesic and for the treatment of opioid abuse disorder. The analgesic dose in the pediatric population is not well-defined. The pharmacokinetics (PKs) of methadone is highly variable due to the variabil...

Comparing Data Submitted by Public and Private Pharmacy Schools to the Opioid-Related A...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8341228
American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education; Khadka S, Peeters MJ

Jul 29th, 2021 - Objective. This investigation compared similarities and differences in education on opioids and opioid abuse between public and private US schools and colleges of pharmacy.Methods. The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy has created and m...

Opioid use after endoscopic skull base surgery: A descriptive, prospective, longitudina...
https://doi.org/10.1002/alr.22871
International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology; Rimmer RA, Scott B et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - Opioid abuse is a public health crisis and the perioperative period can be a time of first opioid exposure. Little is known about postoperative pain management after endoscopic skull base surgery (ESBS). This investigation was a single-institution...

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Guidelines  2 results

Responsible, Safe, and Effective Prescription of Opioids for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: A...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28226332
Pain Physician; Manchikanti L, Kaye AM et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2017 - Opioid use, abuse, and adverse consequences, including death, have escalated at an alarming rate since the 1990s. In an attempt to control opioid abuse, numerous regulations and guidelines for responsible opioid prescribing have been developed by ...

American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) guidelines for responsible o...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22786449
Pain Physician; Manchikanti L, Abdi S et. al.

Jul 20th, 2012 - Part 2 of the guidelines on responsible opioid prescribing provides the following recommendations for initiating and maintaining chronic opioid therapy of 90 days or longer. 1. A) Comprehensive assessment and documentation is recommended before in...

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Drugs  12 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Study to Test the Safety and Efficacy of Cannabidiol as a Treatment Intervention for Opioid Relapse
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01311778

Mar 22nd, 2013 - Opioid abuse is a significant global public health problem. Of the over million opiate-dependent subjects today, only less than a quarter of such individuals receive treatment. Pharmacotherapeutic approaches traditionally have targeted 5 opioid re...

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News  249 results

Opioid Prescribing for High-Risk Patients Continues to Rise
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942287

Dec 9th, 2020 - Since the publication of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC's) opioid guideline in March 2016, there has been a substantial drop in the prescription rate for these medications ― except for patients at highest risk for opioid abu...

NSAID Allergy Ups Risk for Opioid Abuse in Osteoarthritis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941443

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Patients with osteoarthritis and an allergy to nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are more likely to become addicted to opioids than nonallergic patients, according to a 5-year retrospective analysis. In fact, the risk of developing an ...

Dangers of a Medical Board Investigation: How to Protect Yourself
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940672

Nov 10th, 2020 - Cynthia H. Moran, MD, has a medical degree, a passion for treating the elderly, and a desire to work. What she doesn't have is a job or hopes of getting one anytime soon. The Houston physician has never been charged with a crime, but she did run a...

US Prescription Opioid Abuse Was Declining Before Pandemic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939056

Oct 14th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Prescription opioid abuse in the United States declined dramatically from 2009 to 2018, raw data indicate. Weighted data also showed a statistically significant decline, although less dramatic, according to findings pre...

US Prescription Opioid Abuse Was Declining Before Pandemic
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939056

Oct 14th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Prescription opioid abuse in the United States declined dramatically from 2009 to 2018, raw data indicate. Weighted data also showed a statistically significant decline, although less dramatic, according to findings pre...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →