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Young children exposed to nicotine may develop hyperactivity, conduct problems

Young children exposed to nicotine may develop hyperactivity, conduct problems
December 6, 2019
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Discontinuing buprenorphine results in adverse outcomes

December 4, 2019
Risk for overdose and acute care service use were significant following buprenorphine discontinuation regardless of treatment duration, according to results of a…
In the Journals

Ketamine infusion may improve alcohol use disorder outcomes

December 3, 2019
A ketamine infusion improved measures of drinking among individuals with alcohol dependence who were engaged in motivational enhancement therapy, according to results of…

Older adults with prescription opioid misuse need multidisciplinary care

November 25, 2019
Older adults with persistent prescription opioid misuse may require multidisciplinary care to mitigate significant mental, physical and substance use conditions…
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Treatment of Psychiatric Emergencies

Psychiatric Annals, January 2018, Volume 48 Issue 1
Psychiatric emergencies, whether due to an underlying psychiatric disorder or not, constitute a significant portion of…
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Opioid Use Disorder: Moving Beyond the Status Quo to Save Lives

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Indivior, Inc.

Prescription opioid abuse has become a major epidemic in the United States. Statistics released by the US Centers for…
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Lofexidine, ketamine, cannabinoids: possible alternatives to opiates for chronic pain

October 5, 2019
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