SAN ANTONIO – “Results suggest it may be preferable to offer smokers with opioid use disorder [nicotine replacement therapy] rather than...
SAN FRANCISCO – The results have not yet been unblinded, but the investigators found that in their first 56 subjects more intense mystical...
These 2 cases offer insights to faster recognition of a common cause of drug overdose.
The odds ratio of a suicide attempt is two times higher in children of parents using prescription opioids.
But emergency department visits related to opioids increased in new adopters of direct authority laws.
“Clinicians can address this gap by regularly prescribing naloxone to eligible patients.”
MILWAUKEE – Pain and substance use issues are frequently comorbid in the military health population.
News from the FDA/CDC
Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are advising against misapplication of the agency’s guideline on opioid prescribing....
Age-appropriate screening in primary care settings must include specific language regarding the use of electronic cigarettes, with questions about...
“Methadone, buprenorphine, and extended-release naltrexone ... save lives” but most people with OUD get no treatment, new report says.