Experiences with an addiction consultation service on care provided to hospitalized patients with opioid use disorder: a qualitative study of hospitalists, nurses, pharmacists, and social workers

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Source: Substance Abuse - Category: Addiction Authors: Source Type: research

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The use of psychoactive substances is associated with physical and psychological damage, especially among people in situations of high social vulnerability. Housing programs can provide integrated care to people exposed to social determinants of health. This longitudinal study with residents of a recovery house (N=164, maximum stay of 6 mo) investigated substance use, employment, and housing status. The mean length of stay was 144 days (SD=76.8 d), and most residents had been working for at least 4 consecutive months (n=96; 58.5%); 74.4% of the residents received therapeutic discharge and more than half retur...
Source: Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment - Category: Addiction Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
This article is written in a library-style and cites several books and articles. As a result of this research, although prevention can be considered the most effective strategy to deal with substance abuse, choosing the best method of prevention is not so easy and clear, because the causes of addiction are related and multidimensional. Therefore, there is no doubt that different societies have to adapt various preventive measures to their specific conditions.
Source: Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment - Category: Addiction Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
Conclusions: Contrary to previous studies, women are not more vulnerable to the effects of substance use compared with men. Notably, men are more vulnerable to negative emotions than women.
Source: Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment - Category: Addiction Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
This study suggests a clear perspective for specialists and therapists to identify the threatening and predisposing factors for the treatment of addictive substance abuse in adolescent girls and, if necessary, appropriate interventions.
Source: Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment - Category: Addiction Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
This study aimed to determine the effectiveness of the cognitive reconstruction approach on irrational beliefs and hopelessness of people with substance abuse disorder. Methods: The statistical population of this study includes all people with substance abuse disorder, who were present in addiction treatment camps in Ardabil in 2018, from which 80 eligible people were selected using the available sampling method and Random methods were divided into experimental and control groups (40 people in each group). The experimental group underwent 8 sessions of 90 minutes of cognitive reconstruction intervention. Both groups...
Source: Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment - Category: Addiction Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
Objectives: Substance abuse prevalence has risen over the past decade among women, and accordingly, sex-specific barriers impede women’s access and participation in treatment programs, while the chief issue in providing treatment programs for women with substance abuse is the high relapse rate seen in the subjects. With all these in mind, the present study was conducted with the objective of recognizing the sociocognitive factors that concern the relapse of substance abuse in women. Methods: Two hundred women subjects under treatment in outpatient addiction treatment and rehabilitation centers in Kurdistan...
Source: Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment - Category: Addiction Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
Conclusions: There is a suicide probability among tramadol addicts. The duration of tramadol use could be considered a strong risk factor for suicide, as the longer the duration of tramadol, the higher the suicidal risk.
Source: Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment - Category: Addiction Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
In conclusion, the use of fNIRS in the context of eating disorders studies represents a valuable application, noninvasive, and patient-friendly tool, providing new insights into understanding the addiction cycle and treatment guidelines.
Source: Journal of Innovative Optical Health Sciences - Category: Biomedical Science Authors: Source Type: research
This study aimed at replicating ToM deficits in opioid dependent patients undergoing opioid maintenance treatment (OMT) and exploring the influence of substance use related variables, executive functions and childhood maltreatment on ToM in opioid dependent patients. 66 opioid dependent patients were tested using the Movie for Assessment of Social Cognition (MASC) and compared with the data of healthy controls. Furthermore, the opioid dependent patients underwent testing for executive functions and filled in the Childhood Trauma Questionnaire (CTQ). Performance on the MASC was significantly poorer in the opioid dependence ...
Source: Frontiers in Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Content reviewed by  Karen Rubenstein, LMFT, Chief Clinical Officer at Cliffside Malibu For too many people in recovery from substance abuse, relapse...The postWhat Should You Do if You Relapse? appeared first onCliffside Malibu.
Source: Cliffside Malibu - Category: Addiction Authors: Tags: Addiction Recovery advice relapse Source Type: blogs
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