The adjusted rate of opioid use increased nearly 4-fold (adjusted odds ratio, 4.18; 95% CI, 1.76-9.96), from 4.7% among new immigrants to 14.8% among those who had been in this country for 15 years or more.
The researchers found that the incidence of CUD was 2.6% in arrhythmia inpatients.
Overdose resulting from carfentanil ingestion may require larger doses of naloxone for successful resuscitation, according to a new case report.
Large Danish study examined mortality rates for 10 mental disorders, 11 specific causes of death.
A Finnish study published in BMJ found key differences in the conceptions of psychiatric diseases among the general public, physicians, nurses, and legislators.
From 2015 to 2017, number of opioid-involved overdose deaths increased for nearly all racial/ethnic groups.
Investigators extracted data from 8 waves of the Monitoring the Future study, which annually surveyed approximately 17,000 US high school students starting in 1975.
The Canadian Research Initiative in Substance Misuse National Injectable Opioid Agonist Treatment Steering Committee has released a new guideline.
There is enormous need for well-trained providers who are educated in treating opioid use disorder.
Investigators examined whether opioid overdose is more likely if a family member has a prescription. We review their findings.