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Drug Overdose

Known as: Overdoses, Drug, Overdose, Drug Overdoses 
Accidental or deliberate use of a medication or street drug in excess of normal dosage.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2019
Review
2019
Medication treatment (MT) is one of the few evidence-based strategies proposed to combat the current opioid epidemic. We examined… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
BACKGROUND Since 2013, an unprecedented surge in fentanyl overdose deaths has been caused by heroin laced with illicitly produced… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
OBJECTIVES Opioid misuse has reached epidemic proportions in the United States. Post-operative opioids have been linked to… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Opioid Use, Overdose, and Suicide This review describes what is known about the links between suicide and overdoses, focusing on… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
The frequently studied polysaccharide, chitosan oligosaccharide/chitooligosaccharide (COS) is the major degradation product of… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The opioid epidemic has been called the "most consequential preventable public health problem in the United States." Though there… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND Due to the alarming rise in opioid-related overdose deaths, a public health emergency was declared in British Columbia… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Opioids are the most commonly used and effective analgesic treatments for severe pain, but they have recently come under scrutiny… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
The U.S. opioid epidemic is continuing, and drug overdose deaths nearly tripled during 1999-2014. Among 47,055 drug overdose… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To estimate the incidence of serious and fatal adverse drug reactions (ADR) in hospital patients. DATA SOURCES Four… Expand
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