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Heavy marijuana users drive worse, even when not intoxicated

January 17, 2020
In the Journals

ACA may have helped mitigate opioid epidemic

January 10, 2020
The Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act was linked to a reduction in opioid overdose deaths, study findings in JAMA Network Open show. However, separate…
In the Journals

Alcohol-related deaths double in US since 1999

January 8, 2020
The number of alcohol-related deaths in the United States each year has doubled between 1999 and 2017, and women experienced the greatest annual increase in these…
In the Journals

Adolescent fMRIs can reveal likelihood of future binge drinking

January 7, 2020
Brain imaging of neural regions associated with inhibitory control could predict binge drinking among adolescents, according to study results published in Alcoholism
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The Optimal Management of Opioid Use Disorder: Leveraging Advances in Addiction Psychopharmacology to Enhance Treatment Outcomes

Psychiatric Annals, May 2018, Volume 48 Issue 5
Discharge after inpatient or institutional detoxification for opioids results in postdischarge relapse rates of up to…
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Overview of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry: April 2017

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Psychiatric Annals

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VIDEO: Health care system uses peer recovery specialists to combat opioid crisis

November 19, 2019
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