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Substance use

The Tobacco, Alcohol, Prescription Medication, and Other Substance use (TAPS) tool is a combined two-part screening and brief assessment. ... The authors wrote, “Disclosure of substance use at low levels can identify patients with problem use and
June 2017


with opioid abuse or dependence symptoms and to determine whether they received treatment for opioid use disorders in the prior 12 months. ... deductibles) and treatment limitations (such as visit limits) for mental health or substance use disorders were
October 2015

States aim to limit opioid prescriptions

Health Aff (Millwood). 2016;35:1324-32. [PMID: 27335101] doi:10.1377/hlthaff.2015.1496. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality. ... Rockville, MD: Substance Abuse and Mental Health
October 2016

Highlights Persons with substance abuse problems who received chronic care management, including relapse prevention counseling and medical, addiction and psychiatric treatment, were ... Persons with
September 2013

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

Post-war, vets face new battle with PTSD

Alcoholism and substance abuse increase the chances, as well, since PTSD sufferers often self-medicate with alcohol or drugs, Dr. ... Kroenke. “If you find that the patient isn't cutting down after you've told them this, they may need to get into some
September 2008

From ACP Hospitalist

The March issue of ACP Hospitalist is now online, with stories about substance abuse in physicians, a novel transitions-of-care program, and cardiac monitoring. ... Substance abuse in physicians is no more common than in the general public, but it can be
March 2012

Treat addicted patients for the long-term

Mark S. Gold, MD, knows how difficult it is to identify and treat substance abuse in primary care. ... Once you've identified the patient with a substance abuse problem, the question is how to treat.
June 2009

Substance abuse disorders

Patients who reported any problem drug use in the past 90 days were randomly assigned to receive brief motivational interviewing, a handout and list of resources for substance abuse, and an ... Admission to substance abuse treatment; ASI medical,
August 2014

Making opiates safe, efficient in the office

A history of previous substance abuse raises the risk for prescription opiate abuse, Dr. ... care setting to prescribe chronic opiates to patients who have ongoing substance abuse, even if they have a clear source of somatic pain, Dr.
June 2012

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