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Quality of Opioid Use Disorder Treatment for Persons With and Without Disabling Conditions. 

Thomas CP, Stewart MT, Ledingham E, Adams RS, Panas L, Reif S. 

JAMA Netw Open. 2023;6(3):e232052. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2023.2052


Characteristics of Fatal Poisonings Among Infants and Young Children in the United States.

Christopher E. Gaw, Allison E. Curry, Kevin C. Osterhoudt, Joanne N. Wood, Daniel J. Corwin; 

Pediatrics2023; e2022059016. 10.1542/peds.2022-059016


Tryptophan and Substance Abuse: Mechanisms and Impact. 

Davidson M, Rashidi N, Hossain MK, Raza A, Nurgali K, Apostolopoulos V. 

Int J Mol Sci. 2023 Feb 1;24(3):2737. doi: 10.3390/ijms24032737. PMID: 36769059; PMCID: PMC9917371.


The Inflammatory Signals Associated with Psychosis: Impact of Comorbid Drug Abuse. 

Herrera-Imbroda J, Flores-López M, Ruiz-Sastre P, Gómez-Sánchez-Lafuente C, Bordallo-Aragón A, Rodríguez de Fonseca F, Mayoral-Cleríes F. 

Biomedicines. 2023 Feb 4;11(2):454. doi: 10.3390/biomedicines11020454. PMID: 36830990; PMCID: PMC9953424.


Prevalence of ADHD in a Sample of Heroin Addicts Receiving Agonist Treatment-Study Conducted in a Public Addiction Service. 

Rocco P. 

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2023 Jan 31;20(3):2602. doi: 10.3390/ijerph20032602. PMID: 36767966; PMCID: PMC9915126.


ADHD Prevalence among Outpatients with Severe Opioid Use Disorder on Daily Intravenous Diamorphine and/or Oral Opioid Maintenance Treatment. 

Rohner H, Gaspar N, Rosen H, Ebert T, Kilarski LL, Schrader F, Al Istwani M, Lenz AJ, Dilg C, Welskop A, Goldmann T, Schmidt U, Philipsen A. 

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2023 Jan 31;20(3):2534. doi: 10.3390/ijerph20032534. PMID: 36767906; PMCID: PMC9915278.


Nitrous oxide-induced subacute combined degeneration of the cord: diagnosis and treatment. 

Paris A, Lake L, Joseph A, Workman A, Walton J, Hayton T, Evangelou N, Lilleker JB, Ayling RM, Nicholl D, Noyce AJ. 

Pract Neurol. 2023 Feb 22:pn-2022-003631. doi: 10.1136/pn-2022-003631. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36813556.


DNA methylation in cocaine use disorder–An epigenome-wide approach in the human prefrontal cortex. 

Poisel E, Zillich L, Streit F, Frank J, Friske MM, Foo JC, Mechawar N, Turecki G, Hansson AC, Nöthen MM, Rietschel M, Spanagel R and Witt SH (2023)

Front. Psychiatry 14:1075250. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2023.1075250


MicroRNA–mRNA networks are dysregulated in opioid use disorder postmortem brain: Further evidence for opioid-induced neurovascular alterations. 

Grimm SL, Mendez EF, Stertz L, Meyer TD, Fries GR, Gandhi T, Kanchi R, Selvaraj S, Teixeira AL, Kosten TR, Gunaratne P, Coarfa C and Walss-Bass C (2023) 

Front. Psychiatry 13:1025346. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2022.1025346


Reduced anterior insular cortex volume in male heroin addicts: a postmortem study. 

Müller UJ, Schmalenbach LJ, Dobrowolny H, Guest PC, Schlaaff K, Mawrin C, Truebner K, Bogerts B, Gos T, Bernstein HG, Steiner J. 

Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2023 Jan 31:1–9. doi: 10.1007/s00406-023-01553-6. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36719479; PMCID: PMC9888352.


The Effects of Drug Addiction and Detoxification on the Human Oral Microbiota. 

Zhang J, Liu W, Shi L, Liu X, Wang M, Li W, Yu D, Wang Y, Zhang J, Yun K, Yan J. 

Microbiol Spectr. 2023 Feb 1:e0396122. doi: 10.1128/spectrum.03961-22. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36722952.


Sex-differences in anxiety, neuroinflammatory markers, and enhanced fear learning following chronic heroin withdrawal. 

Parekh SV, Adams LO, Barkell GA, Lysle DT. 

Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2023 Feb;240(2):347-359. doi: 10.1007/s00213-023-06310-0. Epub 2023 Jan 12. PMID: 36633660; PMCID: PMC9879843.


Integrated Infectious Disease and Substance Use Disorder Care for the Treatment of Injection Drug Use-Associated Infections: A Prospective Cohort Study With Historical Control. 

Serota DP, Rosenbloom L, Hervera B, Seo G, Feaster DJ, Metsch LR, Suarez E Jr, Chueng TA, Hernandez S, Rodriguez AE, Tookes HE, Doblecki-Lewis S, Bartholomew TS. 

Open Forum Infect Dis. 2022 Dec 21;10(1):ofac688. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofac688. PMID: 36632415; PMCID: PMC9830545.


Dementia, Substance Misuse, and Social Determinants of Health: American Indian and Alaska Native Peoples' Prevention, Service, and Care. Chronic Stress (Thousand Oaks). 

Crouch MC, Cheromiah Salazar MBR, Harris SJ, Rosich RM. 

2023 Jan 18;7:24705470221149479. doi: 10.1177/24705470221149479. PMID: 36699807; PMCID: PMC9869198.


Patterns and Predictors of Heroin Use, Remission, and Psychiatric Health Among People with Heroin Dependence: Key Findings from the 18-20-Year Follow-Up of the Australian Treatment Outcome Study (ATOS). 

Marel C, Wilson J, Darke S, Ross J, Slade T, Haber PS, Haasnoot K, Visontay R, Keaveny M, Tremonti C, Mills KL, Teesson M. 

Int J Ment Health Addict. 2023 Jan 18:1-18. doi: 10.1007/s11469-022-01006-6. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36688114; PMCID: PMC9847452.


Relationship between Depression and Cognitive Inhibition in Men with Heroin or Methamphetamine Use Disorder in First-Time Mandatory Detoxification. 

Xin Y, Zhong X, Zhang X, Chen Y, Xin W, Liu C, Fu H, Feng C, Zuo G. 

Healthcare (Basel). 2022 Dec 26;11(1):70. doi: 10.3390/healthcare11010070. PMID: 36611530; PMCID: PMC9819117.


Neuroimaging mechanisms in short-term heroin- and methamphetamine-abstinent users: Similarities and differences. 

Gong M, Liang W, He C, Shen Y, Zhang Z, Lou M, Xu Z. 

Neurosci Lett. 2023 Feb 6;796:137057. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2023.137057. Epub 2023 Jan 5. PMID: 36621586.


Prevalence of Cerebrovascular Accidents Among the US Population With Substance Use Disorders: A Nationwide Study. 

Chelikam N, Mohammad Z, Tavrawala K, Krishnakumar AN, Varghese A, Shrivastav TY, Tarimci B, Kumar S, Francis SZ, Samala Venkata V, Patel UK, Manjani L. 

Cureus. 2022 Nov 23;14(11):e31826. doi: 10.7759/cureus.31826. PMID: 36579212; PMCID: PMC9786611.


Renal manifestations of recreational drugs: A narrative review of the literature.

Kannan L. 

Medicine (Baltimore). 2022 Dec 16;101(50):e31888. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000031888. PMID: 36550840; PMCID: PMC9771315.


Cocaine sensitizes the CD4+ T cells for HIV infection by co-stimulating NFAT and AP-1.

Sharma AL, Shafer D, Netting D, Tyagi M. 

iScience. 2022 Nov 22;25(12):105651. doi: 10.1016/j.isci.2022.105651. PMID: 36483012; PMCID: PMC9722482.


[Translated article] Cutaneous and Mucosal Conditions Associated With Cocaine Use. 

Sánchez-Puigdollers A, Just-Sarobé M, Pastor-Jané L. 

Actas Dermosifiliogr. 2022 Dec 5:S0001-7310(22)01013-4. English, Spanish. doi: 10.1016/j.ad.2022.09.018. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36470395.


Risk of Cardiac Lesion with Chronic and Acute Use of Loperamide-An Integrative Review. 

Lammoglia BC, Hasselmann G, Pires-Oliveira M, Duarte Nicolau LA, Rolim Medeiros JV, Sabia Tallo F, Omar Taha M, Yamaguti Lima R, Caricati-Neto A, Menezes-Rodrigues FS. 

J Cardiovasc Dev Dis. 2022 Dec 2;9(12):431. doi: 10.3390/jcdd9120431. PMID: 36547428; PMCID: PMC9782787.


Effects of Buprenorphine/Naloxone and Methadone on Depressive Symptoms in People with Prescription Opioid Use Disorder: A Pragmatic Randomised Controlled Trial. 

Bastien G, McAnulty C, Ledjiar O, Socias ME, Le Foll B, Lim R, Hassan AN, Brissette S, Marsan S, Talbot A, Jutras-Aswad D; OPTIMA Research Group within the Canadian Research Initiative in Substance Misuse. 

Can J Psychiatry. 2022 Dec 14:7067437221145013. doi: 10.1177/07067437221145013. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36519188.


SAMHSA Announces National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) Results Detailing Mental Illness and Substance Use Levels in 2021

2021 NSDUH report includes selected estimates by race, ethnicity, and age and is the most comprehensive key findings report to date. (SAMHSA - Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, USA, 04.01.2023)


Opioid-Associated Amnestic Syndrome Progressing to Diffuse Leukoencephalopathy. 

Meng D, Randhawa J. 

Neurohospitalist. 2023 Jan;13(1):109-110. doi: 10.1177/19418744211045862. Epub 2022 Oct 10. PMID: 36531854; PMCID: PMC9755609.


Pharmacological Interventions for Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia: A Scoping Review of Preclinical Trials. 

Koponen ME, Forget P. 

J Clin Med. 2022 Nov 29;11(23):7060. doi: 10.3390/jcm11237060. PMID: 36498635; PMCID: PMC9735807.


Psychiatric Comorbidity, Psychosocial Problems, and Functioning of People Who Inject Opioids: An Observational Study. 

Farooqui AM, Arya A, Singh A, Dalal PK. 

Addict Health. 2022 Jul;14(3):218-223. doi: 10.34172/ahj.2022.1310. Epub 2022 Jul 29. PMID: 36544978; PMCID: PMC9743822.


Psychische und somatische Gesundheit von wohnungslosen Menschen - Evidenz aus dem National Survey on Psychiatric and Somatic Health of Homeless Individuals (NAPSHI-Studie)

The mental and physical health of the homeless - evidence from the National Survey on Psychiatric and Somatic Health of Homeless Individuals (the NAPSHI study)

Bertram, Franziska; Hajek, André; Dost, Katharina; Graf, Wiebke; Brennecke, Anna; Kowalski, Veronika; van Rüth, Victoria; König, Hans-Helmut; Wulff, Birgit; Ondruschka, Benjamin; Püschel, Klaus; Heinrich, Fabian

Dtsch Arztebl Int 2022; 119: 861-8; DOI: 10.3238/arztebl.m2022.0357


Recreational Drug Misuse and Its Potential Contribution to Male Fertility Levels' Decline: A Narrative Review. 

Schifano N, Chiappini S, Mosca A, Miuli A, Santovito MC, Pettorruso M, Capogrosso P, Dehò F, Martinotti G, Schifano F. 

Brain Sci. 2022 Nov 19;12(11):1582. doi: 10.3390/brainsci12111582. PMID: 36421906; PMCID: PMC9688450.


Prevalence of psychoactive drug use in patients hospitalized for acute cardiac events: Rationale and design of the ADDICT-ICCU trial, from the Emergency and Acute Cardiovascular Care Working Group and the National College of Cardiologists in Training of the French Society of Cardiology. 

Dillinger JG, Pezel T, Fauvel C, Delmas C, Schurtz G, Trimaille A, Gerbaud E, Roule V, Dib JC, Boccara A, Millischer D, Thuaire C, Fabre J, Levasseur T, Boukertouta T, Darmon A, Azencot R, Merat B, Haugel-Moreau M, Grentzinger A, Charbonnel C, Zakine C, Bedossa M, Lattuca B, Roubille F, Aboyans V, Puymirat E, Cohen A, Vicaut E, Henry P; ADDICT-ICCU investigators. 

Arch Cardiovasc Dis. 2022 Oct;115(10):514-520. doi: 10.1016/j.acvd.2022.05.012. Epub 2022 Sep 5. PMID: 36154799.