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Letter to the editor: Resident and Patient Responses to the Institution of Required Narcotic Agreements in an Internal Medicine Outpatient Clinic

Letter to the editor: Resident and Patient Responses to the Institution of Required Narcotic Agreements in an Internal Medicine Outpatient Clinic

| October 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dear Editor: An estimated 75 million Americans experience nonmalignant chronic pain,[1] and oftentimes the responsibility for management falls to the primary care provider. Therefore, pain management is an increasingly important clinical skill for residents in primary care fields to master. The use of a narcotic agreement or contract may be one such skill, with reported […]

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The Neuroscience Report—Volume 3 (May 18, 2015): Addiction

The Neuroscience Report—Volume 3 (May 18, 2015): Addiction

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The latest in neuroscience—sorted and summarized for you Welcome to the Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information. Five Journal Articles […]

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Buprenorphine Treatment for Narcotic Addiction: Not Without Risks

Buprenorphine Treatment for Narcotic Addiction: Not Without Risks

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

by Randy A. Sansone, MD, and Lori A. Sansone, MD R. Sansone is a professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Internal Medicine at Wright State University School of Medicine in Dayton, OH, and Director of Psychiatry Education at Kettering Medical Center in Kettering, OH. L. Sansone is a civilian family medicine physician at the […]

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Marijuana and Body Weight

Marijuana and Body Weight

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Randy A. Sansone, MD, and Lori A. Sansone, MD R. Sansone is a professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Internal Medicine at Wright State University School of Medicine in Dayton, OH, and Director of Psychiatry Education at Kettering Medical Center in Kettering, OH. L. Sansone is a civilian family medicine physician and Medical […]

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Letter to the Editor: The Relation Between Body Mass Index and Substance Use: A true Can of Worms

Letter to the Editor: The Relation Between Body Mass Index and Substance Use: A true Can of Worms

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Adrian Meule, Dipl-Psych From the Institute of Psychology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany Innov Clin Neurosci. 2014;11(3–4):10–13

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Prescription Monitoring Programs: To Use or Not to Use

Prescription Monitoring Programs: To Use or Not to Use

| December 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

by Kathryn E. Heagerty, BSN, JD Professional Risk Management Services, Inc., Arlington, VA Innov Clin Neurosci. 2013;10(11–12):28–30

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Letter to the editor: Buprenorphine/ Naloxone Treatment in the Correctional Setting—Use or Misuse

Letter to the editor: Buprenorphine/ Naloxone Treatment in the Correctional Setting—Use or Misuse

| December 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dear Editor: Over 50 percent of the incarcerated population in the United States have a history substance abuse, and it has been noted that over 200,000 of the incarcerated population have a heroin addiction history.[1]

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A Case of Reversible Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in HIV due to Toxic Leukoencephalopathy

A Case of Reversible Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in HIV due to Toxic Leukoencephalopathy

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

by Michelle C. Liu, BA; Amir Garakani, MD; Katherine A. Krauskopf, MD, MPH; and Jessica Robinson-Papp, MD Ms. Liu is from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York; Dr. Garakani is from Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, and Silver Hill Hospital, […]

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