Determinants of overdose incidents among illicit opioid users in 5 Canadian cities
- Correction. // Minnesota Medicine;May2013, Vol. 96 Issue 5, p5
A correction to the article "The Opioid Crisis" that was published in the March 2013 issue is presented.
- Opioid Overdose: When Good Drugs Break Bad. Berge, Keith H.; Burkle, Christopher M. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Apr2014, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p437
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including overdose (OD) of opioid, drug abuse and laws defining the use of opioid in the U.S.
- The Contribution of Patient Satisfaction to the Opiate Abuse Epidemic. Hirsch, Ronald Lauren // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2014, Vol. 89 Issue 8, p1168
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Opioid Overdose: When Good Drugs Break Bad," by K. H. Berge et al. in the 2014 issue.
- In reply--The Contribution of Patient Satisfaction to the Opiate Abuse Epidemic. Berge, Keith H.; Burkle, Christopher M. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2014, Vol. 89 Issue 8, p1168
A response from the article "Opioid Overdose: When Good Drugs Break Bad," in the 2014 issue is presented.
- Erratum. // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;1/13/2017, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p35
Corrections to the article "Increases in Drug and Opioid-Involved Overdose Deaths: United States, 2010-2015" in Vol. 65, Nos. 50 & 51 are presented.
- Acute opioid dependence: characterizing the early adaptations underlying drug withdrawal. Harris, Andrew C.; Gewirtz, Jonathan C. // Psychopharmacology;Apr2005, Vol. 178 Issue 4, p353
Rationale: While opioid withdrawal is typically studied under conditions of chronic (i.e., continuous) drug administration, withdrawal signs can also be demonstrated in both humans and animals after a single opioid exposure. This phenomenon, termed acute dependence, may be useful in...
- Cognitive function during early abstinence from opioid dependence: a comparison to age, gender, and verbal intelligence matched controls. Rapeli, Pekka; Kivisaari, Reetta; Autti, Taina; Kähkönen, Seppo; Puuskari, Varpu; Jokela, Olga; Kalska, Hely // BMC Psychiatry;2006, Vol. 6, p9
Background: Individuals with opioid dependence have cognitive deficits during abuse period in attention, working memory, episodic memory, and executive function. After protracted abstinence consistent cognitive deficit has been found only in executive function. However, few studies have explored...
- Preventing opioid overdoses in Europe: a critical assessment of known risk factors and preventative measures. Giraudon, Isabelle; Vicente, Julián // Drugnet Europe;Oct-Dec2012, Issue 80, p7
The article offers information on a study linking risk factors to opioid overdoses and the measures to be considered to lessen fatal outcomes.
- Management of opioid addiction with buprenorphine: French history and current management. Poloméni, Pierre; Schwan, Raymund // International Journal of General Medicine;2014, Vol. 7, p143
The way in which opioid addiction is managed in France is unique, as it is based on the prescription of buprenorphine by general practitioners and is dispensed by retail pharmacies. This policy has had a direct, positive impact on the number of deaths caused by heroin overdose, which was reduced...