Alcohol use, cannabis use, and psychopathology symptoms among college students before and after COVID-19 - Schepis TS, De Nadai AS, Bravo AJ, Looby A, Villarosa-Hurlocker MC, Earleywine M.
College students have experienced significant disruptions related to COVID-19, and limited international data suggest they may be at elevated risk for mental health symptom increases related to COVID. Given their potentially elevated risk, our aim was to e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Natural course of co-use of alcohol and cannabis in adolescents and young adults in Montr éal, Canada - Wellman RJ, Dugas EN, O'Loughlin EK, Sylvestre MP, Pelekanakis A, O'Loughlin J.
OBJECTIVE: Little is known about changes in alcohol and cannabis co-use over time in adolescents and young adults. We sought to describe the natural course of alcohol and cannabis co-use from age 12 to 17 and 20 to 31 and to describe frequent (i.e., ≥ on... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Gender differences in any alcohol screening and discussions with providers among older adults in the United States, 2015 to 2019 - Mauro PM, Askari MS, Han BH.
BACKGROUND: Unhealthy alcohol use is increasing among older adults, particularly women. We estimated gender differences in the prevalence of alcohol screening/discussions with healthcare providers among older adults who use alcohol. METHODS: Using ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Changes in characteristics of drug overdose death trends during the COVID-19 pandemic - DiGennaro C, Garcia GGP, Stringfellow EJ, Wakeman S, Jalali MS.
BACKGROUND: Reports analyzing drug overdose (OD) mortality data during the COVID-19 pandemic are limited. Outcomes across states are heterogenous, necessitating assessments of associations between COVID-19 and OD deaths on a state-by-state level. This repo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Analysis of Google Trends to monitor new psychoactive substance: is there an added value? - Batistic FK, Rhumorbarbe D, Lefrancois E, Tettey J, Raithelhuber M, Rossy Q, Morelato M.
The past decade has seen an increase in the development and availability of a broad category of drugs, known as new psychoactive substances (NPS). NPS are challenging for public health authorities, therefore the two major drug monitoring bodies - the Europ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Long-term prescription opioid use among US military service members injured in combat - Dalton MK, Manful A, Jarman MP, Pisano AJ, Learn PA, Koehlmoos TP, Weissman JS, Cooper Z, Schoenfeld AJ.
INTRODUCTION: During the Global War on Terrorism, many US Military service members sustained injuries with potentially long-lasting functional limitations and chronic pain. We sought to understand the patterns of prescription opioid use among service membe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Health disparities between older lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults and heterosexual adults in the public mental health system - Rowan GA, Frimpong EY, Li M, Chaudhry S, Radigan M.
In this study, the authors examined disparities in general health, substance use, mental health conditions, and acute service use between lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) adults (ages ≥50 years) and a matched sample of heterosexual adults. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Prevalence of consumption of psychoactive substances among construction workers - Laraqui O, Manar N, Laraqui S, Hammouda R, Deschamps F, Laraqui CEH.
INTRODUCTION: The prevalence of psychoactive substance is constantly increasing in developing countries, and all occupational sectors are concerned. Construction sector is a particular target because of the heavy workload as well as family and social isola... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

None for the road? Stricter drink driving laws and road accidents - Francesconi M, James J.
Reducing drink drive limits is generally regarded an effective strategy to save lives on the road. Using several new administrative data sources, we evaluate the effect of a stricter limit introduced in Scotland in 2014. This reduction had no effect on dri... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Mental health correlates of probable posttraumatic stress disorder, probable alcohol use disorder, and their co-occurrence among firefighters - Zegel M, Lebeaut A, Healy N, Tran JK, Vujanovic AA.
This study evaluated trauma load, PTSD,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Substance use and overdose risk: documenting the perspectives of formerly incarcerated persons in the Fraser East region of BC - McCaughran-Contreras C, Fernando S, Sikora M, Hawkins J, Kniseley M, Snyder D, Long C, Robson J, Slaunwhite A, Salmon A.
BACKGROUND: The relationship between incarceration and risk of overdose has been well-documented in the literature, but few studies document the perspectives of persons at risk of overdose who were incarcerated. This sub-inquiry aimed to understand the exp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Jul 30 2021 This Week in Cardiology Jul 30 2021 This Week in Cardiology
Two studies on alcohol and AF incidence and an important paper on stable CAD are the topics John Mandrola discusses in this week ’s podcast.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - July 30, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Temporal sequences of suicidal and nonsuicidal self-injurious thoughts and behaviors among inpatient and community-residing military veterans - Kearns JC, Brown SL, Cero I, Gorman KR, Nock MK, Keane TM, Marx BP.
This study examined the temporal relations between s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Minimizing assessments of alcohol advertising in the Six Nations Rugby Championship - Houghton F.
Barker et al. (2021) are to be commended for their recent examination of alcohol advertising in the 2019 Guinness Six Nations Championship. Their second by second quantification of such advertising provides incontrovertible evidence of the pervasive nature... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Effect of cannabis use on PTSD treatment outcomes in veterans - Petersen M, Koller K, Straley C, Reed E.
INTRODUCTION: Researchers have found anandamide (an endocannabinoid) and cannabinoid type 1 receptor activation encourages extinction of aversive memories. Some theorize cannabinoids such as those in cannabis may provide a new treatment approach for PTSD, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Comparison of breath and blood alcohol concentrations in a controlled drinking study - Skaggs L, Heizler A, Kalscheur D, Miles A, Barkholtz HM.
In this work, 114 volunteers were dosed with 80-proof liquor to produce peak blood- or breath- alcohol concentration of 0.040 to 0.080 g/100mL blood or g/210L breath. This was followed by a 30-minute deprivation period before simultaneous blood and breath ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Alcohol and trauma: the influence of blood alcohol levels on the severity of injuries and outcome of trauma patients - a retrospective analysis of 6268 patients of the TraumaRegister DGU( ®) - Brockamp T, Böhmer A, Lefering R, Bouillon B, Wafaisade A, Mutschler M, Kappel P, Fröhlich M.
BACKGROUND: Blood alcohol level (BAL) has previously been considered as a factor influencing the outcome of injured patients. Despite the well-known positive correlation between alcohol-influenced traffic participation and the risk of accidents, there is s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Seniors Rarely Discuss Their Drinking With Their Doctors
FRIDAY, July 30, 2021 -- Plenty of seniors may struggle with problem drinking, but a new study shows that less than half of them discuss their alcohol use with their health care providers. " Older adults are at high risk for the harms of alcohol... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 30, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Two warning signs on your body that are easily overlooked
FATTY liver disease is an umbrella term for a build-up of fat in the liver. When it is not caused by alcohol consumption, it is known as non-alcoholic fatty liver disease . Although the condition is typically asymptomatic, two "non-specific" symptoms can signal NAFLD. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DR Congo, Ituri. Fleeing War, Weaving Life in IDP Camps of Bunia
The man reading is a displaced man in the IDP camp ISP in Bunia. Credit: Elena L. Pasquini By Elena L. PasquiniROME, Jul 29 2021 (IPS) He moves aside the curtain, thin as gauze, and then bends over. The darkness dazzles for a few seconds when one enters the house—actually, a den made of earth where air and light filter through the narrow entrance. Jean de Dieu Amani Paye holds her tiny baby, wrapped in an elegant fabric, in his arms. He was a teacher of French and Latin and had a small business. He also cultivated the land: cassava, corn, sorghum, and beans. Now he is a leader of the ISP camp on the outskirts of Bun...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Elena Pasquini Tags: Africa Aid Armed Conflicts Crime & Justice Featured Gender Violence Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Migration & Refugees TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Patterns Studied for Alcohol Intake, Outcomes in Patients With CVD
THURSDAY, July 29, 2021 -- Among individuals with cardiovascular disease, alcohol consumption is associated with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality and cardiovascular events in a J-shaped manner relative to nondrinkers, according to research... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 29, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Substance use and suicide outcomes among self-injured trauma patients - Karnick AT, Caulfield NM, Bauer BW, Martin RL, Kaufman EJ, Winchell R, Capron DW.
BACKGROUND: Research indicates alcohol (AUD) or substance (SUD) use disorders and acute alcohol or drug use serve as risk factors for suicidal behaviors and death both distally and proximally to a suicidal event. However, limited research has investigated ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Psychological distress, loneliness, alcohol use and suicidality in New Zealanders with mental illness during a strict COVID-19 lockdown - Bell C, Williman J, Beaglehole B, Stanley J, Jenkins M, Gendall P, Rapsey C, Every-Palmer S.
In this study, we compared psychological outcomes, experiences and sources of stres... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Predictors of having naloxone in urban and rural Oregon findings from NHBS and the OR-HOPE study - Lipira L, Leichtling G, Cook RR, Leahy JM, Orellana ER, Korthuis PT, Menza TW.
PURPOSE: Naloxone is an opioid antagonist that can be effectively administered by bystanders to prevent overdose. We determined the proportion of people who had naloxone and identified predictors of naloxone ownership among two samples of people who inject... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Pooled analysis of the association between alcohol use and violence against women: evidence from four violence prevention studies in Africa - Ramsoomar L, Gibbs A, Chirwa ED, Dunkle K, Jewkes R.
OBJECTIVES: To test associations between men's past year alcohol use and patterns of drinking, and their perpetration of intimate partner violence (IPV) and non-partner sexual violence (NPSV). To test the associations between women's reports of partner alc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Online alcohol sales and home delivery: an international policy review and systematic literature review - Colbert S, Wilkinson C, Thornton L, Feng X, Richmond R.
BACKGROUND: Online alcohol sales are experiencing rapid growth in many places, accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic, prompting new laws and regulations. There are no comprehensive and systematic analyses of the laws or their effectiveness. OBJECTIV... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Municipal police support for harm reduction services in officer-led referrals of people who inject drugs in Tijuana, Mexico - Baker P, Arredondo J, B órquez A, Clairgue E, Mittal ML, Morales M, Rocha-Jiménez T, Garfein R, Oren E, Pitpitan E, Strathdee SA, Beletsky L, Cepeda JA.
BACKGROUND: Police constitute a structural determinant of health and HIV risk of people who inject drugs (PWID), and negative encounters with law enforcement present significant barriers to PWID access to harm reduction services. Conversely, police may fac... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Factors associated with suicidal ideation in drug addicts based on the theory of planned behavior - Khani Jeihooni A, Amirkhani M, Rakhshani T, Hasirini PA, Jormand H.
BACKGROUND: Several studies have attempted to understand the link among drug addicts and suicidal ideation. The purpose of this study was to investigate the factors associated with suicidal ideation in drug addicts based on the Theory of Planned Behavior (... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Beyond internalizing and externalizing symptoms: the association between body disconnection and the symptoms of internet gaming disorder - Casale S, Music ò A, Schimmenti A.
As the vast majority of online videogames imply the immersion into an alternative reality where a virtual body is also involved, the current cross-sectional study aims to investigate the contribution of low body awareness (i.e. low attention to sensory cue... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

A syndemic of psychiatric morbidity, substance misuse, violence, and poor physical health among young Scottish men with reduced life expectancy - Coid J, Zhang Y, Bebbington P, Ullrich S, De Stavola B, Bhui K, Tsai AC.
BACKGROUND: Scotland has the shortest life expectancy in Western Europe, driven by high rates of cancer, suicides, alcohol-related causes and drug-related poisonings. These disparities cannot be explained solely by socioeconomic deprivation. Our aim was to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Methamphetamine and amphetamine detection, impairment, positive reporting concentrations, and Paracelsus - Brown OR.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Legalization as more effective control? Parallels between the end of alcohol prohibition (1927) and the legalization of cannabis (2018) in Ontario, Canada - Cr épault JF, Rehm J, Room R.
BACKGROUND: In the 1920s, eight of nine Canadian provinces legalized alcohol sales, ending prohibition in favor of government control. Much has been written about the rise and fall of Prohibition in North America, but there is little work examining these e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Examination of the effects of impulsivity and risk-taking propensity on alcohol use in OEF/OIF/OND Veterans - Hawn SE, Chowdhury N, Kevorkian S, Sheth D, Brown RC, Berenz E, McDonald S, Pickett T, Danielson CK, Thomas S, Amstadter AB.
INTRODUCTION: A strong association between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and problematic alcohol use has been demonstrated among Veteran populations exposed to combat trauma. Several traits, such as higher levels of risk-taking propensity (RTP) and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Evaluating the Computerized Assessment and Referral System (CARS) screener: sensitivity and specificity as a screening tool for mental health disorders among DUI offenders - Nelson SE, LaRaja A, Juviler J, Williams PM.
Background/Purpose: A growing body of evidence suggests that people who are arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol are more likely to screen positive for psychiatric disorders than the general population. Additionally, psychiatric comorb... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Brief motivational intervention for substance use may decrease violence among heavy alcohol users in a jail diversion program - Catterall I, Mitchell SM, Dhingra K, Conner KR, Swogger MT.
Rates of harmful alcohol use are high among justice-involved individuals and may contribute to violent recidivism. Robust treatments for alcohol-related violence in criminal justice systems are thus a public health priority. In this analysis of existing ra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

A deep learning algorithm to predict hazardous drinkers and the severity of alcohol-related problems using K-NHANES - Kim SY, Park T, Kim K, Oh J, Park Y, Kim DJ.
PURPOSE: The number of patients with alcohol-related problems is steadily increasing. A large-scale survey of alcohol-related problems has been conducted. However, studies that predict hazardous drinkers and identify which factors contribute to the predict... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Propofol misuse in Ireland - two case reports and a review of the literature - Gwiazda S, Dixon E, Cronly M, Kavanagh Y, Cullinane M, Mulligan LM.
Propofol is a rapidly acting sedative drug, which is usually administered intravenously. It is widely used in procedural sedation due to its rapid onset and easy reversibility. It has a good safety profile when used in combination with ventilation and moni... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Prevalence and factors associated with hazardous alcohol consumption among motorcycle taxi riders in Kinondoni District, Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania: a cross-sectional study - Kitua DW, Kabalimu TK, Muindi RR.
BACKGROUND: Hazardous alcohol consumption is a significant public health problem contributing to road traffic accidents in nearly all countries. Despite the fact that motorcycles are involved in more than half of all road traffic accidents in Tanzania, lit... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Africa: Tobacco - Quit or Switch? The Everlasting Question Hits Addiction 2021 Summit
[allAfrica] The Addiction 2021 conference took place online from July 21 to 23. It was organized by the South African National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence's (SANCA's) which is one of the largest non-profit organization dealing with the prevention and treatment of substance use disorders with 30 treatment centers in all nine provinces of the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 28, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

OIG Report Finds Management Deficiencies at VA Hospital Kept Alcohol-Impaired Pathologist on the Job
VA Office of Inspector General recommends changes in management processes after doctor is sentenced to long federal prison term In a compelling report, the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Inspector General (OIG) found that a host of management failures and “deficiencies in the facility’s quality management processes” at an Arkansas VA hospital […] The post OIG Report Finds Management Deficiencies at VA Hospital Kept Alcohol-Impaired Pathologist on the Job appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - July 28, 2021 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Management & Operations 10% peer review 2-methyl-2-butanol 2M2B anatomic pathology clinical laboratory cl Source Type: news

Can You Drink Alcohol With Heart Failure?
Title: Can You Drink Alcohol With Heart Failure?Category: Health and LivingCreated: 7/28/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/28/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - July 28, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Half of women trying for a baby drink alcohol, don't exercise enough and don't eat their five-a-day
Research has found 'troubling trends' in the lifestyles of UK-based women who want to conceive while continuing to smoke, drink and not eat enough fruit and vegetables. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Moderate Drinking Protective After MI, Stroke in'Flawed' Study Moderate Drinking Protective After MI, Stroke in'Flawed' Study
Light to moderate alcohol intake might protect against repeat CVD events, although flaws in the analysis preclude any firm conclusions, researchers say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - July 27, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Complementarity in daily marijuana and alcohol among emerging adults - Ito TA, Cordova KA, Skrzynski CJ, Bryan A.
OBJECTIVE: The relationship between marijuana and alcohol use among late adolescents was examined as whether marijuana use was related to quantity of alcohol consumed that day, and whether changes in marijuana and alcohol use frequency over 3 years were re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Initial efficacy of a web-based alcohol and emotion regulation intervention for college women with sexual assault histories - Stappenbeck CA, Gulati NK, Jaffe AE, Blayney JA, Kaysen D.
OBJECTIVE: College women with sexual assault histories report greater heavy drinking relative to those without histories of assault. Moreover, individuals with sexual assault histories often have difficulty regulating emotions and tolerating distress, whic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Stronger alcohol-violence association when adolescents drink less? Evidence from three Nordic countries - Moan IS, Bye EK, Rossow I.
BACKGROUND: Since 2000, adolescents' alcohol use and heavy episodic drinking (HED) have declined in the Nordic countries. However, little is known about corresponding trends in alcohol-related harm and possible changes in the alcohol-harm association. The ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Testing daily-level drinking and negative consequences as predictors of next-day drinking cognitions - LoParco CR, Zhou Z, Fairlie AM, Litt DM, Lee CM, Lewis MA.
OBJECTIVE: Limited research has examined how alcohol use and related consequences affect drinking-related cognitions, which is important as these cognitions may contribute to future drinking. The current study examines daily associations between alcohol us... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Space and place in alcohol research - Mair C, Frankeberger J, Gruenewald PJ, Morrison CN, Freisthler B.
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: To summarize the recent literature on social and physical environments and their links to alcohol use and identify empirical research strategies that will lead to a better understanding of alcohol use in contexts. RECENT FINDINGS: Recent... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Planned complex suicide involving combined drug intoxication and femoral catheterization - P élissier-Alicot AL, Deveaux M, Sastre C, Baillif-Couniou V, Christia MA, Champeaux-Fesquet C, Léonetti G.
Complex planned suicide is characterized by the simultaneous use of two or more methods to ensure that death occurs even if one method fails. The authors present an original combination of two self-killing methods. A 42-year-old cardiologist, with a major ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Pilot RCT of the Attempted Suicide Short Intervention Program (ASSIP) adapted for rapid delivery during hospitalization to adult suicide attempt patients with substance use problems - Conner KR, Kearns JC, Esposito EC, Pizzarello E, Wiegand TJ, Britton PC, Michel K, Gysin-Maillart AC, Goldston DB.
OBJECTIVE: The Attempted Suicide Short Intervention Program (ASSIP) was adapted for hospital delivery and to address substance use problems as well as evaluated for feasibility, acceptability, and therapist fidelity in a series of preparatory steps (n  = ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news