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CDC: Most overdose deaths involved fentanyl in 2016

December 13, 2018
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Novel treatment approach shows promise in cannabis dependence

December 7, 2018
A novel fatty acid amide hydrolase inhibitor known as PF-04457845 reduced cannabis withdrawal symptoms and use among men with cannabis dependence or cannabis use…
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Heroin-assisted treatment successful in foreign countries, should be considered in US

December 6, 2018
Patients in foreign countries who could not stop using medical-grade heroin with conventional traditional treatment methods were successfully treated when they were…
In the Journals

Increased access to medication, prevention interventions vital to combat opioid crisis

December 5, 2018
Strategies that expand access to medication for opioid use disorder and improve treatment retention are critical to address the opioid crisis, researchers from the…
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Psychiatric Illness in the Emergency Department

Psychiatric Annals, January 2018, Volume 48 Issue 1
A substantial number of patients with mental illness present to emergency departments (EDs) for treatment, and their…
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CME

Prescription Drugs and Abuse: August 2018

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

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VIDEO: Benefits, challenges of psychiatric intervention programs implemented in ED

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