National lung cancer screening guidelines may miss younger African American individuals at high risk
Retrospective analysis finds many lung cancer patients would not have counted as eligible for low-dose CT under guidelines that are being...
Retrospective Review on the Safety and Efficacy of Direct Oral Anticoagulants Compared With Warfarin in Patients With Cirrhosis
A retrospective chart review of adult patients with cirrhosis taking either DOACs or warfarin found no statistically significant differences in...
The acute stress and social isolation wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic is exacerbating the challenges already faced by those who struggle with...
Those with a recent diagnosis of SUD were eight times more likely to develop COVID-19, compared with those without such a diagnosis.
Nicotine could affect “sleep architecture and disturb the neurotransmitters that regulate sleep cycle.”
The majority of approvals of opioids for the treatment of chronic pain during 1997-2018 were based on pivotal trials that lacked critical safety...
Pain can be multi-factorial and treating it requires a multi-pronged approach.
Some members noted that reformulated OxyContin coincided with increased transition to heroin but recognized the difficulty of proving causality....
At day 15, significantly more men in the transplant group than in the placebo group experienced a reduction in alcohol cravings (90% vs. 30%).
We need to focus on saving lives by increasing naloxone availability, improving initiation, and expanding access to MAT, said Dr. Mark S. Gold.