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Substance-Induced Psychoses: An Updated Literature Review. 

Fiorentini A, Cantù F, Crisanti C, Cereda G, Oldani L and Brambilla P (2021) 

Front. Psychiatry 12:694863. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2021.694863


Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotic Treatment in Schizophrenia and Co-occurring Substance Use Disorders: A Systematic Review.

Coles AS, Knezevic D, George TP, Correll CU, Kane JM, Castle D. 

Front Psychiatry. 2021;12:808002. Published 2021 Dec 15. doi:10.3389/fpsyt.2021.808002


Acute pain and self-directed discharge among hospitalized patients with opioid-related diagnoses: a cohort study. 

Compton, P., Aronowitz, S.V., Klusaritz, H. et al.

Harm Reduct J 18, 131 (2021). doi.org/10.1186/s12954-021-00581-6


Posttraumatische Belastungsstörung: Neue Praxisinformation erschienen

Hillienhof, Arne, Dtsch Arztebl 2021; 118(51-52): A-2465 / B-2021


Effect of initiation of medications for opioid use disorder on hospitalization outcomes for endocarditis and osteomyelitis in a large private hospital system in the United States, 2014-18. 

Jo Y, Nosal R, Vittori A, Cordova L, Vandever C, Alvarez C, Bartholomew TS, Tookes HE. 

Addiction. 2021 Aug;116(8):2127-2134. doi: 10.1111/add.15393. Epub 2021 Jan 22. PMID: 33394516; PMCID: PMC8359423.


Invasive Burkholderia cepacia Complex Infections among Persons Who Inject Drugs, Hong Kong, China, 2016-2019. 

Luk KS, Tsang YM, Ho AY, To WK, Wong BK, Wong MM, Wong YC. 

Emerg Infect Dis. 2021 Dec 14;28(2). doi: 10.3201/eid2802.210945. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34906288.


Characterization of deceased drug users in Denmark based on treatment status: A nationwide retrospective autopsy study. 

Nielsen M, Kruckow L, Buch AK, Olsen KB, Banner J. 

Drug Alcohol Depend. 2022 Jan 1;230:109146. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2021.109146. Epub 2021 Oct 28. PMID: 34864565.


Effects of cocaine and/or heroin use on resting cardiovascular function. 

Greenwald MK, Lundahl LH, Shkokani LA, Syed S, Roxas RS, Levy PD. 

Int J Cardiol Cardiovasc Risk Prev. 2021 Dec 2;11:200123. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcrp.2021.200123. PMID: 34927171; PMCID: PMC8652009.


Bilateral Sensorineural Hearing Loss in the Setting of Acute Methamphetamine Overdose. 

Reich JS, Sethi HK, Sataloff RT. 

Ear Nose Throat J. 2021 Dec 29:1455613211069353. doi: 10.1177/01455613211069353. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34965172.


The Impact of Co-occurring Post-traumatic Stress Disorder and Substance Use Disorders on Craving: A Systematic Review of the Literature. 

Renaud F, Jakubiec L, Swendsen J, Fatseas M. 

Front Psychiatry. 2021 Dec 14;12:786664. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2021.786664. PMID: 34970169; PMCID: PMC8712572.


Oxidative Stress and Cocaine Intoxication as Start Points in the Pathology of Cocaine-Induced Cardiotoxicity. 

Georgieva E, Karamalakova Y, Miteva R, Abrashev H, Nikolova G. 

Toxics. 2021 Nov 24;9(12):317. doi: 10.3390/toxics9120317. PMID: 34941752; PMCID: PMC8705810.


Self-harm and suicide during and after opioid agonist treatment among primary care patients in England: a cohort study

Padmanathan, Prianka et al.

The Lancet Psychiatry, Volume 0, Issue 0 


Inflammatory Biomarkers in Addictive Disorders.

Morcuende A, Navarrete F, Nieto E, Manzanares J, Femenía T. 

Biomolecules. 2021; 11(12):1824. doi.org/10.3390/biom11121824 


The mental health of transgender and gender non-conforming people in China: a systematic review. 

Lin Y, Xie H, Huang Z, Zhang Q, Wilson A, Hou J, Zhao X, Wang Y, Pan B, Liu Y, Han M, Chen R. 

Lancet Public Health. 2021 Dec;6(12):e954-e969. doi: 10.1016/S2468-2667(21)00236-X. PMID: 34838199.


A Case of Solitary Fibrous Tumour Arising From the Anterior Skull Base. 

Pankhania R, Lau Y, Wong G, Sunkaraneni S. 

Cureus. 2021 Nov 19;13(11):e19733. doi: 10.7759/cureus.19733. PMID: 34812333; PMCID: PMC8603397.


Impact of opioid-induced constipation on opioid substitution therapy management: the patient perspective. 

Lugoboni F, Hall G, Banerji V. 

Drugs Context. 2021 Oct 22;10:2021-7-2. doi: 10.7573/dic.2021-7-2. PMID: 34745271; PMCID: PMC8547547.


Characteristic changes in EEG spectral powers of patients with opioid-use disorder as compared with those with methamphetamine- and alcohol-use disorders. 

Minnerly C, Shokry IM, To W, Callanan JJ, Tao R (2021) 

PLoS ONE 16(9): e0248794. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0248794


Neurocircuitry basis of the opioid use disorder–post-traumatic stress disorder comorbid state: conceptual analyses using a dimensional framework

Upadhyay, Jaymin et al.

The Lancet Psychiatry, Volume 0, Issue 0 


Prescription opioid treatment for non-cancer pain and initiation of injection drug use: large retrospective cohort study. 

Wilton J, Abdia Y, Chong M, Karim ME, Wong S, MacInnes A, Balshaw R, Zhao B, Gomes T, Yu A, Alvarez M, Dart RC, Krajden M, Buxton JA, Janjua NZ, Purssell R. 

BMJ. 2021 Nov 18;375:e066965. doi: 10.1136/bmj-2021-066965. PMID: 34794949.


Patienteninformation zur posttraumatischen Belastungsstörung erschienen

Dem Thema posttraumatische Belastungsstörung nimmt sich eine jetzt erschienene Patienteninformation an. Auf zwei Seiten gibt sie einen verständlichen und kompakten Überblick über Ursachen und Behandlungsmöglichkeiten dieser psychischen Erkrankung. (KBV Praxisnachrichten, 18.11.2021)


Pain Management and Opioid Therapy: Persistent Knowledge Gaps Among Primary Care Providers. 

Williamson C, Martin BJ, Argoff C, Gharibo C, McCarberg B, Atkinson T, Berger L, Sullivan T. 

J Pain Res. 2021 Oct 11;14:3223-3234. doi: 10.2147/JPR.S316637. PMID: 34703298; PMCID: PMC8524258.


Adult-Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder Symptoms Seem Not to Influence the Outcome of an Enhanced Agonist Opioid Treatment: A 30-Year Follow-Up. 

Maremmani AGI, Rocco P, Rocca FD, Perugi G, Miccoli M, Maremmani I. 

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Oct 19;18(20):10997. doi: 10.3390/ijerph182010997. PMID: 34682744; PMCID: PMC8535915.


Does the Route of Cocaine Use Affect the Mortality and Outcomes of Cocaine-Induced Intestinal Ischemia? A Systematic Review. 

Farooq U, Gondal AB, Susheela A, Tarar ZI, Malik A, Zafar MU, Sharif A, Ghous G. 

J Investig Med High Impact Case Rep. 2021 Jan-Dec;9:23247096211051921. doi: 10.1177/23247096211051921. PMID: 34663104; PMCID: PMC8529301.


Influence of psychostimulants and opioids on epigenetic modification of class III histone deacetylase (HDAC)-sirtuins in glial cells. 

Sivalingam K, Doke M, Khan MA, Samikkannu T. 

Sci Rep. 2021 Oct 29;11(1):21335. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-00836-z. PMID: 34716387; PMCID: PMC8556237.


Spontaneous Atraumatic Subdural Hematoma Related to Methamphetamine Use. 

Nguyen A, Reed L, Daly SR, Keith K, Garrett D Jr. 

Cureus. 2021 Sep 29;13(9):e18383. doi: 10.7759/cureus.18383. PMID: 34729264; PMCID: PMC8555929.


Effects of illicit drugs on structural and functional impairment of testis, endocrinal disorders, and molecular alterations of the semen. 

Nazmara Z, Ebrahimi B, Makhdoumi P, Noori L, Mahdavi SA, Hassanzadeh G. 

Iran J Basic Med Sci. 2021 Jul;24(7):856-867. doi: 10.22038/ijbms.2021.53326.12002. PMID: 34712415; PMCID: PMC8528244.


Risk of Depression Among MMT Patients: Does Coping Strategies and Perceived Social Support Play a Role? 

Wahab S, Chun Keat T, Azmi AD, Mahadevan R, Muhamed Ramli ER, Kian Boon L. 

Subst Abuse. 2021 Oct 11;15:11782218211049407. doi: 10.1177/11782218211049407. PMID: 34658621; PMCID: PMC8516374.


Organ pathologies detected post-mortem in patients receiving opioid agonist treatment for opioid use disorder: a nation-wide 2-year cross-sectional study. 

Bech AB, Clausen T, Waal H, Delaveris GJM, Skeie I. 

Addiction. 2021 Oct 14. doi: 10.1111/add.15705. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34648218.


Association of Testosterone Levels and Steroid 5-Alpha-Reductase 2 Polymorphisms with Opioid Craving. 

Janke E, Groh A, Mühle C, Dürsteler-MacFarland KM, Wiesbeck GA, Kornhuber J, Jahn K, Groeschl M, Lichtinghagen R, Frieling H, Bleich S, Hillemacher T, Lenz B, Heberlein A. 

Neuropsychobiology. 2021;80(1):64-73. doi: 10.1159/000508681. Epub 2020 Jul 13. PMID: 32659769.



Comparing Sexual Function between Opioid Dependents Consuming Methadone or Opium Tincture. 

Moeeni SS, Rastgoo Sisakht R, Vousooghi N, Kamali K, Raisi F, Mokri A. 

Iran J Psychiatry. 2021 Jul;16(3):312-319. doi: 10.18502/ijps.v16i3.6257. PMID: 34616465; PMCID: PMC8452837.