The Massachusetts Society of Addiction Medicine will be hosting their 2013 Winter Education Program on Tuesday, December 10, in Waltham, Mass. The focus of this year's Winter Education Program will be on safe opioid prescribing and on opioid overdose prevention. Attendees...
Optimize management strategies for patients with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) based on factors related to OCD remission and relapse.
"People who are taking care of patients with addiction, in almost all cases in British Columbia, haven't gone through a standardized training program and that's unique in our healthcare system," says Dr. Evan Wood.
High–quality guidelines could help clinicians mitigate risks associated with opioid therapy. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the quality and content of guidelines on the use of opioids for chronic pain. Resource:...
This selective review examines treatment resistant features expressed in core eating disorder psychopathology, comorbidities, and biological features.
During 2001–2005, excessive alcohol use accounted for an estimated average of 80,000 deaths and 2.3 million years of potential life lost in the United States each year, and an estimated $223.5 billion in economic costs in 2006. Binge drinking, defined as consuming...
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