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    Tramadol Dependency Treatment: A New Approach

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    Published On: October 28, 2015 | Pages: 041 - 043

    Author(s): Jamshid Ahmadi*
    Background: Tramadol induced disorder is a new problem. Objective: To explain the efficacy of low dose of clonidine, baclofen and ibuprofen (NSAID) in the treatment of severe and chronic tramadol dependency (2000 mg daily). Method: To evaluate the usefulness of non-narcotic drugs in the management of severe tramadol withdrawal symptoms. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    The Effects of Substance Abuse Following Personal Injury: Five Case Studies from a Medico-Legal Context

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    Published On: August 20, 2015 | Pages: 037 - 040

    Author(s): James A Athanasou*
    The purpose of this paper is to describe the multivariate effects of compensable injury on addictive behaviors, especially in relation to substance abuse. Five case studies are broken down into (a) post-accident addiction and (b) pre-accident addiction. These vignettes indicate that within a personal injury the problem of substance use or abuse is hardly independent o ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Buprenorphine Maintenance for Opioid Dependence in Public Sector Healthcare: Benefits and Barriers

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    Published On: August 13, 2015 | Pages: 031 - 036

    Author(s): Laura G Duncan, Sonia Mendoza* and Helena Hansen
    Background: Since its U.S. FDA approval in 2002, buprenorphine has been available for maintenance treatment of opiate dependence in primary care physicians' offices. Though buprenorphine was intended to facilitate access to treatment, disparities in utilization have emerged; while buprenorphine treatment is widely used in private care setting, public healthcare integr ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Update on Opioid Addiction for Perioperative and Critical Unit Care: Anaesthesiologists Perspective

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    Published On: April 07, 2015 | Pages: 027 - 030

    Author(s): Rakesh Garg*, Uma Hariharan
    Drug addiction remains a challenge in perioperative management for a surgical procedure for anaesthesiologists. Anesthesiologists are increasingly encountering patients with current or previous history of drug abuse in their day-to-day practice, both in the ED (emergency department) or ICU (intensive care unit) and the OR (operating room) [1Steadman JL. Birnbach DJ (2 ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    The Effects of Beverage Specific Alcohol Sale on Liver Cirrhosis Mortality in Russia

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    Published On: March 15, 2015 | Pages: 020 - 022

    Author(s): Razvodovsky YE*
    Background: Liver cirrhosis is a major cause of deaths in many developed countries. There is evidence that beverage preference may have modifying influence on liver cirrhosis risk independently of the amount of alcohol consumed. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Unrecorded Alcohol Consumption among Alcohol Dependent Patients

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    Published On: February 18, 2015 | Pages: 015 - 019

    Author(s): Razvodovsky YE*
    Introduction: Experts estimate that unrecorded alcohol makes up a significant share (about 25%) of all alcohol consumed in the former Soviet Republic Belarus. However, our knowledge with respect to the prevalence of the consumption of unrecorded alcohol in this country, as well as the patterns and motives of it consumption remains fragmented. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Reward Deficiency Solution System (RDS): A Tale of Three Scientists

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    Published On: January 04, 2015 | Pages: 011 - 014

    Author(s): Kenneth Blum*, Rajendra D Badgaiyan, Mark S Gold
    Prior to 1990 there was a paucity of studies directed at psychiatric genetics and in fact there was only one study by Egeland et al. [1]. whereby an analysis of the segregation of restriction fragment length polymorphisms (RFLP) in an Old Order Amish population (pedigree) localized a dominant gene linked to a strong predisposition to manic depressive disease to chromo ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Addiction in Anaesthesiologists and its Implications on Anaesthesia

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    Published On: January 03, 2015 | Pages: 009 - 010

    Author(s): Nishkarsh Gupta*, Rakesh Garg, Anju Gupta
    The problem of addiction and substance abuse among physicians has been reported as early as 1869 [1]. But, medical community is generally reluctant to accept and report the problem of addiction among health care professionals. Anaesthesiologist by virtue of their work profile and easy accessibility of potentially addicting drugs are at an increased risk of drug addict ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    A Discussion about Modalities of Smoking Cessation in Perioperative Phase for Addicts: A Review Article

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    Published On: January 02, 2015 | Pages: 004 - 008

    Author(s): Dhiman Adhikari, Sandeep Kumar Kar*, Rajat Choudhuri, Anupam Goswami , Chaitali Sen Dasgupta
    Cigarette smoking is a worldwide healthcare problem of modern age. It is a leading cause of death, mainly in male population. Excess deaths among smokers, as compared to non smokers, are chiefly due to tuberculosis and respiratory, cardiovascular or malignant diseases. Smoking significantly increases intraoperative and postoperative complications in a person undergoin ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Alcohol and Suicide in Eastern Europe

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    Published On: January 01, 2015 | Pages: 001 - 003

    Author(s): Y E Razvodovsky*
    Suicide is one of the leading external causes of death in many countries and it burden is expected to be rising [1]. There are a number of possible reasons responsible for this including lessened social integration, increase in psychiatric disorders, alcohol and drug abuse [2,3]. Alcohol consumption and suicides rates in Eastern Europe (EE) are among the highest in th ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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