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ALLMedicine™ Opioid Abuse Center

Research & Reviews  841 results

Sustained drug delivery strategies for treatment of common substance use disorders: Pro...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jconrel.2022.06.034
Journal of Controlled Release : Official Journal of the C... Tijani AO, Garg J et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - Substance use disorders (SUDs) are a leading cause of death and other ill health effects in the United States and other countries in the world. Several approaches ranging from detoxification, behavioral therapy, and the use of antagonists or drugs...

Opioid safety initiative associated with decreased emergency department opioid prescrib...
https://doi.org/10.37765/ajmc.2022.89158
The American Journal of Managed Care; Kene M, Bhopale S et. al.

Jun 24th, 2022 - The opioid abuse epidemic has focused attention on efforts to decrease opioid prescribing. Although education and feedback interventions are potential levers to affect opioid prescribing, their incremental contribution against a background of decl...

No Opioids PrescrIptions On Discharge After Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04469868

Jun 16th, 2022 - Nearly 200 million opioid prescriptions are dispensed per year in the United States. Opioid prescriptions given by medical providers are a major contributor to the opioid abuse epidemic. Nearly 40% of opioid overdose-related deaths occur due to pr...

Linking Epigenomics With Prescription Opioid Abuse and High Impact Musculoskeletal Pain
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03947749

Jun 13th, 2022 - Over 19 million adults suffer with chronic pain, which frequently limits life or work activities. Many of these patients are chronic prescription opioid consumers and may be at risk for opioid use disorder. Genetic variability of genes related to ...

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Guidelines  3 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...

Clinical guidelines for the use of chronic opioid therapy in chronic noncancer pain.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpain.2008.10.008
The Journal of Pain; Chou R, Fanciullo GJ et. al.

Feb 4th, 2009 - Use of chronic opioid therapy for chronic noncancer pain has increased substantially. The American Pain Society and the American Academy of Pain Medicine commissioned a systematic review of the evidence on chronic opioid therapy for chronic noncan...

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Drugs  11 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  72 results

No Opioids PrescrIptions On Discharge After Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04469868

Jun 16th, 2022 - Nearly 200 million opioid prescriptions are dispensed per year in the United States. Opioid prescriptions given by medical providers are a major contributor to the opioid abuse epidemic. Nearly 40% of opioid overdose-related deaths occur due to pr...

Linking Epigenomics With Prescription Opioid Abuse and High Impact Musculoskeletal Pain
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03947749

Jun 13th, 2022 - Over 19 million adults suffer with chronic pain, which frequently limits life or work activities. Many of these patients are chronic prescription opioid consumers and may be at risk for opioid use disorder. Genetic variability of genes related to ...

Multi-Modal Anesthesia Protocol in Pain Management of Patients Undergoing Posterior Lumbar Spinal Fusion Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05413902

Jun 10th, 2022 - After seeking Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval, a randomized clinical trial study will be conducted with a diagnosis of Lumbar stenosis between levels of L1-S1 who underwent operative posterior spinal fusion and instrumentation (PSF) and ...

Sequential and Comparative Evaluation of Pain Treatment Effectiveness Response
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04142177

May 24th, 2022 - Chronic low back pain (cLBP) is common. The point prevalence of low back pain in the US is about 25%, and the majority of Americans will have at least one episode of low back pain in their lifetimes. Approximately 50% of all US Veterans have chron...

Regional Anesthesia in Minimally Invasive Lumbar Spine Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05029726

Apr 27th, 2022 - Opioid abuse and misuse remain a public health crisis in the United States, notably in patients with chronic pain from degenerative spine disease. Perioperative pain management for patients undergoing spinal surgery remains largely reliant on opio...

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News  398 results

Infographic: Physician Views on Divisive Social Issues 2022
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974296

May 31st, 2022 - How critical a social challenge is substance/opioid abuse to the US, in physicians' opinion? How much importance do they give to gun control and climate change? Do they see domestic violence as a major issue confronting US society? The following i...

Long-term Opioid Use a Risk Factor for Cancer
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971987

Apr 12th, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published in papers.ssrn.com as a preprint and has not yet been peer-reviewed. Key Takeaways Patients with a history of long-term opioid use for chronic pain have an elevated risk for cancer, according to this...

Purpura Fulminans in an Asplenic Intravenous Drug User
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/248887/wounds/purpura-fulminans-asplenic-intravenous-drug-user
Emily S. Nyers, MD, Rachael H. Kappius, MD et. al.

Nov 18th, 2021 - To the Editor: A 56-year-old man with a history of opioid abuse and splenectomy decades prior due to a motor vehicle accident was brought to an outside emergency department with confusion, slurred speech, and difficulty breathing. Over the next fe.

Oklahoma Court Overturns $465M Opioid Ruling Against J&J
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962620

Nov 9th, 2021 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Tuesday overturned a $465 million opioid ruling against drugmaker Johnson & Johnson, finding that a lower court wrongly interpreted the state's public nuisance law in the first case of its kind in...

Trial Against Pharmacy Chains' Opioid Sales Set to Begin
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/960202

Oct 4th, 2021 - CLEVELAND (AP) — Opening statements are scheduled for Monday afternoon in Cleveland in a federal court trial to determine whether retail pharmacy chains created a public nuisance in how they dispensed addictive painkillers in two Ohio counties whe...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →