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Survey of methadone-drug interactions among patients of methadone maintenance treatment program in Taiwan.
(Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy, 2012-03-20)
BACKGROUND: Although methadone has been used for the maintenance treatment of opioid dependence for decades, it was not introduced in China or Taiwan until 2000s. Methadone-drug interactions (MDIs) have been shown to cause ...
Sexual risk behaviors and HIV risk among Americans aged 50 years or older: a review.
(Subst Abuse Rehabil, 2015)
Although HIV-related sexual risk behaviors have been studied extensively in adolescents and young adults, there is limited information about these behaviors among older Americans, which make up a growing segment of the US ...
The Treatment Effectiveness Assessment (TEA).
(Subst Abuse Rehabil, 2013)
Prescription drug overdose: between patients and their doctors.
(Subst Abuse Rehabil, 2013)
Electronic health records: essential tools in integrating substance abuse treatment with primary care.
(Subst Abuse Rehabil, 2012)
While substance use problems are considered to be common in medical settings, they are not systematically assessed and diagnosed for treatment management. Research data suggest that the majority of individuals with a substance ...
Multiplex assay reliability and long-term intra-individual variation of serologic inflammatory biomarkers.
BACKGROUND: Circulating cytokines, chemokines, and soluble cytokine receptors can serve as biomarkers of inflammation and immune dysregulation. Good reliability of multiplex platforms, which allow for simultaneous, comprehensive ...
Substance abuse and rehabilitation: responding to the global burden of diseases attributable to substance abuse.
(Subst Abuse Rehabil, 2010-10)
Alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drug use are pervasive throughout the world. Substance use problems are among the major contributors to the global disease burden, which includes disability and mortality. The benefits of treatment ...
Marijuana use and sex with multiple partners among lesbian, gay and bisexual youth: results from a national sample.
(BMC Public Health, 2017-01-05)
BACKGROUND: Sex with multiple partners (SMP) is one of the important contributing factors for contracting sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among adolescents and young adults, especially among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual ...
Spatial distribution of bednet coverage under routine distribution through the public health sector in a rural district in Kenya.
(PLoS One, 2011)
Insecticide-treated nets (ITNs) are one of the most important and cost-effective tools for malaria control. Maximizing individual and community benefit from ITNs requires high population-based coverage. Several mechanisms ...