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Research & Reviews  44 results

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...

Increase of high-risk tramadol use and harmful consequences in France from 2013 to 2018...
British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology; Roussin A, Soeiro T et. al.

Mar 24th, 2022 - The aim of this paper is to assess recent developments in non-medical tramadol use, tramadol use disorder, illegal procurement and deaths. This study used repeated cross-sectional analysis of data collected nationwide from 2013 to 2018. Analysis w...

Sensitization-based risk for substance abuse in vulnerable individuals with ADHD: Revie...
Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews; Ivanov I, Bjork JM et. al.

Feb 14th, 2022 - Evidence of sensitization following stimulants administration in humans is just emerging, which prevents reaching more definitive conclusions in favor or against a purported protective role of stimulant treatments for ADHD for the development of s...

Decision (not) to disclose mental health conditions or substance abuse in the work envi...
BMJ Open; Bogaers R, Geuze E et. al.

Oct 29th, 2021 - Many workers in high-risk occupations, such as soldiers, are exposed to stressors at work, increasing their risk of developing mental health conditions and substance abuse (MHC/SA). Disclosure can lead to both positive (eg, support) and negative (...

Quantitative evidence of suppressed TMEM119 microglial immunohistochemistry in fatal mo...
International Journal of Legal Medicine; Bohnert S, Georgiades K et. al.

Sep 24th, 2021 - The aim of this pilot study was to investigate the diagnostic potential of TMEM119 as a useful microglia-specific marker in combination with immunostainings for phagocytic function and infiltrating capacity of monocytes in cases of lethal monosubs...

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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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