Risk Factors Associated With Psychiatric Comorbidity in a Sample of Male Egyptian Patients With Substance Use Disorder

Conclusions: Identifying the risk factors for psychiatric comorbidity in patients with substance dependence highlights the importance of developing a dual diagnosis service to meet the needs of this population.
Source: Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment - Category: Addiction Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research

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Conclusion/Importance: This study indicates that future research should take into account substance use patterns in adults engaging in NSI behaviors. PMID: 31519128 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Substance Use and Misuse - Category: Addiction Tags: Subst Use Misuse Source Type: research
Conclusions/Importance: The ARC has substantial weaknesses in its theoretical alignment, item performance, and psychometric properties with diverse populations. We recommend the development of a new multidimensional, theory-aligned measure, following a rigorous measurement development protocol. PMID: 31519121 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Substance Use and Misuse - Category: Addiction Tags: Subst Use Misuse Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 14 September 2019Source: Neuroscience &Biobehavioral ReviewsAuthor(s): Josep Moreno-RiusAbstractOpioid addiction has reached the epidemic status in the United States in recent years. A multitude of factors have contributed to an alarming increase in misuse and health issues related to these drugs. Although medications exist to treat some aspects of opioid addiction since long ago, relapse and fatality rates remain very high despite their long-term availability. Therefore, more research devoted to better understanding its neural substrates is needed to aid developing new treatment opti...
Source: Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews - Category: Neuroscience Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 14 September 2019Source: Saudi Journal of Biological SciencesAuthor(s): Fuad Ameen, Shorouk A. Reda, Sahar A. El-Shatoury, Emad M. Riad, Mohamed E. Enany, Abdullah A. AlarfajAbstractDairy production is threatened by antibiotic resistant pathogens worldwide, and alternative solutions to treat mastitis are not available. The prevalence of antibiotic resistant strains is not well known in less developed countries. The prevalence of pathogenic bacteria and their resistance to 21 commercial antibiotics were studied in milk samples taken from 122 dairy cows suffering from the symptoms of mastit...
Source: Saudi Journal of Biological Sciences - Category: Biology Source Type: research
So God is dictating a detailed legal code to Moses. At this point in the fictitious history, it seems to be looking forward. It is more suitable to the settled people the Hebrews will become than the nomads of Genesis. We haven't been told anything about life in Goshen, but the people were not evidently self-governing. Currently, the people are camped out in the desert subsisting on manna. Moses was judging disputes, apparently based on his personal intuitions, until Jethro dropped in to suggest he delegate, at which point presumably his delegates made it up as they went along. So now we're finally getting the statutes.Whe...
Source: Stayin' Alive - Category: American Health Source Type: blogs
ConclusionNLR and PLR appear to be potentially useful cheap parameters of activity, relapse and severity in SLE patients with nephritis.
Source: The Egyptian Rheumatologist - Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research
The conversations -- all with college students between 18 and 21 -- give anecdotal looks into how the nicotine-addicted are dealing with what officials have called a public health crisis.
Source: CNN.com - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Authors: Chu C, Yi X, Sun J, Zhang X, Liu S, Zhang N, Wang J Abstract Anesthetic effects and safety of dexmedetomidine and tramadol, respectively, combined with propofol in ultrasound-guided percutaneous microwave coagulation therapy (PMCT) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) were compared. One hundred and seventy-six patients with HCC, treated by ultrasound-guided PMCT in The Affiliated Hospital of Qingdao University from January 2014 to December 2016, were retrospectively analyzed and divided into two groups: dexmedetomidine group (anesthetized with dexmedetomidine combined with propofol, n=91) and tramadol group ...
Source: Oncology Letters - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncol Lett Source Type: research
Publication date: 14 September 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 243, Issue 3247Author(s): Moya SarnerA diagnosis that used to be for substance abuse now controversially spans all sorts of behaviours. Moya Sarner digs into the science
Source: New Scientist - Category: Science Source Type: research
Source: Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse - Category: Addiction Authors: Source Type: research
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