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Incidence and Lethality of Suicidal Overdoses by Drug Class.

Ted R Miller, David I Swedler, Bruce A Lawrence, Bina Ali, Ian R H Rockett, Nancy N Carlson, Jennifer Leonardo,

Importance:Prior lethality analyses of suicide means have historically treated drug poisoning other than alcohol poisoning as a lumped category. Assessing risk by drug class permits better assessment of prevention opportunities. Objective:To investigate the epidemiology of drug poisoning suicides. Design, Setting, and Participants:This cross-sectional study analyzed censuses of live emergency department ... Read more >>

JAMA Netw Open (JAMA network open)
[2020, 3(3):e200607]

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Canadian Guidelines on Opioid Use Disorder Among Older Adults.

Launette M Rieb, Zainab Samaan, Andrea D Furlan, Kiran Rabheru, Sid Feldman, Lillian Hung, George Budd, Douglas Coleman,

Background:In Canada, rates of hospital admission from opioid overdose are higher for older adults (≥ 65) than younger adults, and opioid use disorder (OUD) is a growing concern. In response, Health Canada commissioned the Canadian Coalition of Seniors' Mental Health to create guidelines for the prevention, screening, assessment, and treatment ... Read more >>

Can Geriatr J (Canadian geriatrics journal : CGJ)
[2020, 23(1):123-134]

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ACMT 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting Abstracts – New York, NY.

J Med Toxicol (Journal of medical toxicology : official journal of the American College of Medical Toxicology)
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Changes in Mortality Involving Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioids After Implementation of a Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy.

Joshua C Black, Gabrielle E Bau, Travis Rosen, M Soledad Cepeda, Gregory P Wedin, Jody L Green, Richard C Dart,

OBJECTIVE:To assess changes in mortality rates in extended-release and long-acting (ER/LA) opioid analgesics after the implementation of the Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS). SETTING:All drug poisoning deaths in three states: Florida, Oregon, and Washington. Data were obtained through state vital records offices and the Researched Abuse, Diversion and Addiction-Related ... Read more >>

Pain Med (Pain medicine (Malden, Mass.))
[2020, 21(1):92-100]

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Poisoning with Drugs of Abuse: Identification and Management.

Lekhansh Shukla, Deepak S Ghadigaonkar, Pratima Murthy,

Substances of abuse include alcohol, nicotine, cannabinoids, opioids, sedatives, volatile solvents, stimulants, and hallucinogens. With the increasing prevalence of drug abuse in India, intensivists are likely to encounter more cases of intentional and accidental poisoning due to drugs of abuse. We aim to sensitize the intensivists to challenges involved in ... Read more >>

Indian J Crit Care Med (Indian journal of critical care medicine : peer-reviewed, official publication of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine)
[2019, 23(Suppl 4):S296-S304]

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Opioid-Related Emergency Department Encounters: Patient, Encounter, and Community Characteristics Associated With Repeated Encounters.

Casey P Balio, Kevin K Wiley, Marion S Greene, Joshua R Vest,

STUDY OBJECTIVE:We describe the prevalence, trends, and factors associated with repeated emergency department (ED) encounters for opioid usage across multiple, independent hospital systems. METHODS:A statewide regional health information exchange system provided ED encounters from 4 Indiana hospital systems for 2012 to 2017. In accordance with a series of International Classification ... Read more >>

Ann Emerg Med (Annals of emergency medicine)
[2020, :]

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New psychoactive substances (NPS) in the Netherlands: occurrence in forensic drug samples, consumer drug samples and poisons center exposures between 2013 and 2017.

Laura Hondebrink, Johanna J Nugteren-van Lonkhuyzen, Claudine C Hunault, Jorrit van den Berg, Daan van der Gouwe, Antoinette J H P van Riel,

Addiction (Addiction (Abingdon, England))
[2020, 115(4):716-725]

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Predicting high-risk opioid prescriptions before they are given.

Justine S Hastings, Mark Howison, Sarah E Inman,

Misuse of prescription opioids is a leading cause of premature death in the United States. We use state government administrative data and machine learning methods to examine whether the risk of future opioid dependence, abuse, or poisoning can be predicted in advance of an initial opioid prescription. Our models accurately ... Read more >>

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America)
[2020, 117(4):1917-1923]

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Antidotes in Poisoning.

Binila Chacko, John V Peter,

Introduction:Antidotes are agents that negate the effect of a poison or toxin. Antidotes mediate its effect either by preventing the absorption of the toxin, by binding and neutralizing the poison, antagonizing its end-organ effect, or by inhibition of conversion of the toxin to more toxic metabolites. Antidote administration may not ... Read more >>

Indian J Crit Care Med (Indian journal of critical care medicine : peer-reviewed, official publication of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine)
[2019, 23(Suppl 4):S241-S249]

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Identification and Management of Paroxysmal Sympathetic Hyperactivity After Traumatic Brain Injury.

Rui-Zhe Zheng, Zhong-Qi Lei, Run-Ze Yang, Guo-Hui Huang, Guang-Ming Zhang,

Paroxysmal sympathetic hyperactivity (PSH) has predominantly been described after traumatic brain injury (TBI), which is associated with hyperthermia, hypertension, tachycardia, tachypnea, diaphoresis, dystonia (hypertonia or spasticity), and even motor features such as extensor/flexion posturing. Despite the pathophysiology of PSH not being completely understood, most researchers gradually agree that PSH is ... Read more >>

Front Neurol (Frontiers in Neurology)
[2020, 11:81]

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Unintentional Drug-related Deaths in Cambridgeshire: A Retrospective Observational Study.

Tahir S Khan, Adrian Boyle, Susie Talbot,

BACKGROUND: Drug-related deaths are a growing public health problem in the United Kingdom, overtaking road fatalities and homicides in terms of annual deaths. In this study, we investigated the causes and circumstances of unintentional drug-related deaths occurring in the county of Cambridgeshire, with the objective of identifying the prevalence of physical, mental, ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2020, 12(1):e6750]

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Incidence of Opioid Overdose Among Patients Using ER/LA Opioid Analgesics Before and After Implementation of the Class-Wide Opioid Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy.

Daina B Esposito, M Soledad Cepeda, Crystal N Holick, Caitlin Knox, Vibha Ca Desai, Nianya Liu, Shiva-Krishna Vojjala, Jennifer G Lyons, Gregory P Wedin, Stephan Lanes, ,

Introduction:The United States (US) Food and Drug Administration (FDA) required a Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) for extended-release and long-acting (ER/LA) opioid analgesics on 09 July 2012. Methods:This study compared the incidence of opioid overdose before (July 2010-June 2012) and after (July 2013-September 2016) the initiation of the Risk ... Read more >>

J Pain Res (Journal of Pain Research)
[2020, 13:157-169]

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Record Linkage Approaches Using Prescription Drug Monitoring Program and Mortality Data for Public Health Analyses and Epidemiologic Studies.

Sarah Nechuta, Sutapa Mukhopadhyay, Shanthi Krishnaswami, Molly Golladay, Melissa McPheeters,

BACKGROUND:The use of Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) data has greatly increased in recent years as these data have accumulated as part of the response to the opioid epidemic in the United States. We evaluated the accuracy of record linkage approaches using the Controlled Substance Monitoring Database (Tennessee's [TN] PDMP, ... Read more >>

Epidemiology (Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.))
[2020, 31(1):22-31]

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Prescription of benzodiazepines, z-drugs, and gabapentinoids and mortality risk in people receiving opioid agonist treatment: Observational study based on the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink and Office for National Statistics death records.

John Macleod, Colin Steer, Kate Tilling, Rosie Cornish, John Marsden, Tim Millar, John Strang, Matthew Hickman,

BACKGROUND:Patients with opioid dependency prescribed opioid agonist treatment (OAT) may also be prescribed sedative drugs. This may increase mortality risk but may also increase treatment duration, with overall benefit. We hypothesised that prescription of benzodiazepines in patients receiving OAT would increase risk of mortality overall, irrespective of any increased treatment ... Read more >>

PLoS Med. (PLoS medicine)
[2019, 16(11):e1002965]

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An 8-Year Retrospective Study on Suicides in Washington, DC.

Breanna Cuchara, Francisco J Diaz,

The suicide rate in the United States has been increasing steadily over the previous 10 years. In DC, these results are not mirrored. The suicide rate has a tendency to be lower than the rest of the country. During this retrospective review of suicides in DC, factors such as medical ... Read more >>

Am J Forensic Med Pathol (The American journal of forensic medicine and pathology)
[2020, 41(1):18-26]

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Acute poisoning related to the recreational use of prescription drugs: an observational study from Oslo, Norway.

Marit Mæhle Grimsrud, Mette Brekke, Victoria Lykke Syse, Odd Martin Vallersnes,

BACKGROUND:Recreational use of prescription drugs is widespread. We describe acute poisonings related to the recreational use of prescription drugs. METHODS:Retrospective observational study. We retrospectively registered all patients presenting from October 2013 through March 2015 at a primary care emergency outpatient clinic in Oslo, Norway, with an acute poisoning related to ... Read more >>

BMC Emerg Med (BMC emergency medicine)
[2019, 19(1):55]

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Child and adolescent benzodiazepine exposure and overdose in the United States: 16 years of poison center data.

Joseph M Friedrich, Christie Sun, Xue Geng, Diane P Calello, Michael Gillam, Kaelen L Medeiros, Mark Smith, Bruce Ruck, Maryann Mazer-Amirshahi,

Background: Recently, there has been an increase in prescription drug abuse and related fatalities. Although opioid analgesics are commonly implicated, there have been significant increases in the prevalence of benzodiazepine exposures and overdoses. Objective: To describe national trends in pediatric benzodiazepine exposures from 2000 to 2015. Methods: A retrospective database ... Read more >>

Clin Toxicol (Phila) (Clinical toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.))
[2019, :1-7]

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A comparison of blood toxicology in fatalities involving alcohol and other drugs in patients with an opioid use disorder treated with methadone, buprenorphine, and implant naltrexone.

Erin Kelty, Gary Hulse, David Joyce,

Background: Methadone, buprenorphine, and implant naltrexone have comparable efficacy in preventing death from drug intoxication during treatment, but there may be differences between treatments in the specific drugs contributing to death and in the risk of death during different phases of treatment.Objective: The objective of this study was to compare ... Read more >>

Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse (The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse)
[2020, 46(2):241-250]

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Prescription Drug Misuse: Taking a Lifespan Perspective.

Ty S Schepis, Dalton L Klare, Jason A Ford, Sean Esteban McCabe,

Prescription drug misuse (PDM), or medication use without a prescription or in ways not intended by the prescriber, is a notable public health concern, especially in the United States. Accumulating research has characterized PDM prevalence and processes, but age-based or lifespan changes in PDM are understudied. Given age-based differences in ... Read more >>

Subst Abuse (Substance abuse : research and treatment)
[2020, 14:1178221820909352]

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Critical issues in alcohol and drugs of abuse testing.

Raka Jain,

Indian J. Med. Res. (The Indian Journal of Medical Research)
[2019, 150(6):646-647]

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A Longitudinal Analysis of Nurse Suicide in the United States (2005-2016) With Recommendations for Action.

Judy E Davidson, James Proudfoot, Kelly Lee, Garni Terterian, Sidney Zisook,

BACKGROUND:Previous studies have demonstrated nurses are at risk of suicide. This is the first national longitudinal study of U.S. nurse suicide. AIMS:To identify the longitudinal incidence, method, and risks of nurse suicide in the United States. METHODS:2005 to 2016 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Violent Death Reporting System ... Read more >>

Worldviews Evid Based Nurs (Worldviews on evidence-based nursing)
[2020, 17(1):6-15]

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Association Between Formulary Coverage and Use of Abuse-Deterrent Prescription Opioids, Risk for Abuse or Overdose, and Associated Healthcare Resource Utilization.

Allison Petrilla, Elizabeth Marrett, Xian Shen, Winghan Jacqueline Kwong, Edmund Pezalla,

Background:Significant public health concerns exist regarding the misuse and abuse of prescription opioids. Abuse-deterrent formulation (ADF) opioids may be leveraged as an important tool for combating the current opioid crisis. Objectives:To evaluate the relationships between ADF opioid formulary coverage and the ADF utilization rate, the risk for opioid abuse or ... Read more >>

Am Health Drug Benefits (American health & drug benefits)
[2020, 13(1):21-31]

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Methadone-induced encephalopathy: a case series and literature review.

Maryam Haghighi-Morad, Zahra Naseri, Nazila Jamshidi, Hossein Hassanian-Moghaddam, Nasim Zamani, Leila Ahmad-Molaei,

BACKGROUND:Accidental ingestion or consumption of supra-therapeutic doses of methadone can result in neurological sequelae in humans. We aimed to determine the neurological deficits of methadone-poisoned patients admitted to a referral poisoning hospital using brain magnetic resonance (MR) and diffusion weighted (DW) imaging. METHODS:In this retrospective study, brain MRIs of the ... Read more >>

BMC Med Imaging (BMC medical imaging)
[2020, 20(1):6]

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Opioid Safety and Concomitant Benzodiazepine Use in End-Stage Renal Disease Patients.

Rupam Ruchi, Shahab Bozorgmehri, Tezcan Ozrazgat-Baslanti, Mark S Segal, Ashutosh M Shukla, Rajesh Mohandas, Sanjeev Kumar,

Background:Opioid use is common in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients. However, safety of individual opioids and concomitant benzodiazepine use has not been studied. Objective:To study the epidemiology of opioid and concomitant benzodiazepine use in ESRD population. To study the clinical safety profile of individual opioids in patients on hemodialysis. Design:Retrospective ... Read more >>

Pain Res Manag (Pain research & management)
[2019, 2019:3865924]

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A latent class analysis of drug and substance use patterns among patients treated in emergency departments for suspected drug overdose.

Stephen Liu, Alana Vivolo-Kantor,

INTRODUCTION:Polysubstance use and misuse can increase risks for nonfatal and fatal drug overdose. To categorize drugs used in combination in nonfatal overdoses, we analyzed data from emergency department (ED) overdose-related visits in 18 states funded by CDC's Enhanced State Opioid Overdose Surveillance (ESOOS) program. METHODS:From 2017 to 2018, 120,706 ED ... Read more >>

Addict Behav (Addictive behaviors)
[2020, 101:106142]

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