Substance Use Disorders

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Health care organizations aim to align SUD treatment records, HIPAA

February 21, 2019
In the Journals

2-question screen predicts adolescent risk for alcohol use disorder

February 20, 2019
A two-question screening tool accurately predicted a diagnosis of alcohol use disorder in adolescents, according to research published in Pediatrics. “The early…
In the Journals

Buprenorphine optimal treatment for neonatal abstinence syndrome

February 1, 2019
In a recent meta-analysis published in JAMA Pediatrics, buprenorphine was the optimal treatment for neonatal abstinence syndrome, whereas morphine — considered…
In the Journals

NAS rates influenced by mental health care access, unemployment

January 30, 2019
U.S. counties that have shortages of mental health care providers and higher rates of long-term unemployment also have higher rates of neonatal abstinence syndrome, or…
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CME Article

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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The Time Has Come: Identification and Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. and Lundbeck

Bipolar disorder is a condition characterized by recurrent periods of mania, hypomania, or episodes of mixed features…
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VIDEO: What clinicians need to know about cannabis

October 22, 2016
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