Adults with chronic back pain who had adverse allergic reactions to NSAIDs are at higher risk for developing an opioid use disorder.
There have been few studies that have examined the specificity of mood disorder subtypes among the children of parents with both major subtypes of mood disorders and controls based on prospective tracking across the transition from childhood to adulthood.
Substance use disorder is associated with a higher risk for COVID-19 than that seen in the general population, as well as worse outcomes.
Researchers used data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2009-2018 to assess the impact of drug and alcohol use on cardiometabolic disease risk factors.
Behavioral management of chronic pain may improve addiction treatment outcomes.
The 10-item progress assessment tool represents a pragmatic approach to ongoing monitoring in substance use disorders.
Cannabidiol (CBD) may be a safe and effective treatment option for cannabis use disorder.
A considerable proportion of deaths attributed to out-of-hospital cardiac arrest are actually caused by occult overdose.
By providing bundled HIV and HCV testing, substance use disorder treatment programs may create increased awareness of infection status among people with substance abuse disorders.
The United States reached a grim record last year with nearly 71,000 drug overdose deaths.