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Research & Reviews  48 results

Implementation barriers and enablers of midwifery group practice for vulnerable women: ...
BMC Health Services Research; Smith PA, Kilgour C et. al.

Oct 20th, 2022 - Maternity services have limited formalised guidance on planning new services such as midwifery group practice for vulnerable women, for example women with a history of substance abuse (alcohol, tobacco and other drugs), mental health challenges, c...

Outcomes of lung transplantation from donors with a history of substance abuse.
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Donahoe LL, Cypel M et. al.

Oct 11th, 2022 - The study objective was to determine whether donor substance abuse (opioid overdose death, opioid use, cigarette or marijuana smoking) impacts lung acceptance and recipient outcomes. Donor offers to a single center from 2013 to 2019 were reviewed ...

Investigating temporal and prosodic markers in clinical high-risk for psychosis partici...
Early Intervention in Psychiatry; Bianciardi B, Gajwani R et. al.

Oct 8th, 2022 - Language disturbances are a candidate biomarker for the early detection of psychosis. Temporal and prosodic abnormalities have been observed in schizophrenia patients, while there is conflicting evidence whether such deficits are present in partic...

The clinical course of comorbid substance use disorder and attention deficit/hyperactiv...
BMC Psychiatry; Brynte C, Aeschlimann M et. al.

Sep 24th, 2022 - Substance use disorders (SUD) often co-occur with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Although the short-term effects of some specific interventions have been investigated in randomized clinical trials, little is known about the long-...

Seizure- or Epilepsy-Related Emergency Department Visits Before and During the COVID-19...
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Sapkota S, Caruso E et. al.

May 27th, 2022 - Seizures, transient signs or symptoms caused by abnormal surges of electrical activity in the brain, can result from epilepsy, a neurologic disorder characterized by abnormal electrical brain activity causing recurrent, unprovoked seizures, or fro...

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News  7 results

Disparity found in physical care of schizophrenia patients
MDedge Psychiatry;

May 22nd, 2013 - The investigators were inspired to do the current study by previous data suggesting that patients were less likely to be referred for a percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) if they had mental illness (approximately a 40% chance of.

Substance Abuse 'Underappreciated' Among Elderly Psychiatric Inpatients
MDedge Psychiatry; Miriam E. Tucker

May 3rd, 2012 - WASHINGTON – More than one in 10 admissions to an acute psychiatric inpatient geriatric psychiatry service was associated with an alcohol or drug use disorder in a retrospective examination of admissions for 1,788 patients over age 65 who were see.

Parents and Substance Abuse

Apr 29th, 2005 - On March 29, the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) at Columbia University released a comprehensive "white paper" documenting some alarming health risks and an epidemic in the making. Specifically, parents who use illegal drug...

Stigma Remains a Barrier to Treatment for PTSD Among Vets
Mary Ellen Schneider

NEW YORK — Stigma surrounding mental illness continues to complicate treatment for veterans with symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder, according to experts. The stigma exists not just in the military culture but also as an issue among young m.

Gangs, Drugs Infecting Nation' Public Schools
Diana Mahoney

More than one-quarter of the nation's school students say drugs and gangs are rampant in their middle and high schools, and almost half report that they are aware of drugs being sold or used on school grounds, a Columbia University report shows. T.

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