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Buprenorphine for opioid dependence may improve treatment adherence for depression

August 22, 2019

Read the Perspective from Harshal Kirane, MD

Americans spend nearly $150 billion on illicit drugs each year

August 21, 2019
In 2016, Americans spent $145 billion on cannabis, cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine, according to a new report. Most spending is attributed to those who use drugs on…
In the Journals

Many who text, post on social media while high regret it later

August 20, 2019
Posting on social media, texting and knowingly appearing in photos while high was prevalent among people who attended electronic dance music, or EDM, parties; however…
In the Journals

‘Building blocks’ model significantly decreases opioid prescriptions

August 16, 2019
A model that researchers dubbed “Six Building Blocks” led to significant decreases in the proportion of patients on high-dose opioids and the total number of…
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CME Article

Acute Management of Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders: A Review

Psychiatric Annals, April 2017, Volume 47 Issue 4
A variety of intoxication and withdrawal syndrome cases commonly present to the emergency department and are brought to…
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Subspecialty Training in Adult Psychiatry: November 2018

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

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VIDEO: Alcohol misuse, related cirrhosis increasing in U.S.

October 25, 2017
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