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QD: News Every Day--Baby boomers face care shortage for mental health, substance abuse issues

QD: News Every Day--Baby boomers face care shortage for mental health, substance abuse issues. ... Without a comprehensive overhaul, millions of baby boomers will likely face difficulties getting diagnoses and treatment for mental health conditions and
December 2019

QD: News Every Day--Less than 1% of anesthesiology residents had substance abuse disorders during training

15% of all abusers had a prior history of substance abuse before training. ... 28 individuals (7.3%) died during the training period, all related to substance abuse.
December 2019

Opioid abuse potential prompts monitoring role for internists

Many pain and substance abuse experts feel the situation demands a change of emphasis in the various guidelines that exist for opioid use, particularly for chronic noncancer pain, such as those ... Contracts are useful because they communicate the
May 2011

Pollyanna

Her: “Do you think we should do any more testing?” Me: “I think we should check another round of cardiac enzymes, don't you?” Her: “I don't ...
December 2019

Great idea

Occasionally, I come across something that is so profound that it illuminates how I think about a whole host of other things. The emerging s...
December 2019

QD: News Every Day--Prescription opiates causing more treatment admissions

Five substance groups accounted for 96% of admissions: alcohol (42%), opiates (21%), marijuana (18%), cocaine (9%), and methamphetamine/amphetamines (6%), reported the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. ... Marijuana was either
December 2019

Are we to blame for the heroin epidemic?

Are we to blame for the heroin epidemic? During my training in the 70s, heroin use dominated our substance abuse horizon. ... For the next 30+ years, we rarely heard about heroin. Over the past 10 years we have seen increasing opiate abuse, but the
December 2019

QD: News Every Day

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. They examined 472 million prescriptions written for psychotropic drugs from August 2006 and July 2007 and found general practitioners prescribed 62 percent of antidepressants
December 2019

Bias landmines

12:01 P.M. My intern was presenting this patient to me at this exact time. My tumbly was feeling pretty damn rumbly and lunch couldn't come ...
December 2019

Physician drug testing

They also endorse the other “patient safety measures” included in the proposition, including mandating that providers check a controlled substance database similar to the New York State I-STOP database before
December 2019

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