Drug abuser

Known as: Abuser, Drug, Drug Abusers, Drug Users 
People who take drugs for a non-therapeutic or non-medical effect. The drugs may be legal or illegal, but their use often results in adverse medical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Antiretroviral pre-exposure prophylaxis reduces sexual transmission of HIV. We assessed whether daily oral use of… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Dopamine is involved in drug reinforcement but its role in addiction is less clear. Here we describe PET imaging studies that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND In Thailand, phase 1/2 trials of monovalent subtype B and bivalent subtype B/E (CRF01_AE) recombinant glycoprotein 120… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
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  • American journal of epidemiology
  • 2003
Recent clinical trials demonstrating that hormone replacement therapy (HRT) does not prevent coronary heart disease in women have… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE Cocaine-related cues have been hypothesized to perpetuate drug abuse by inducing a craving response that prompts drug… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The orbitofrontal cortex (OFC) plays a central role in human behavior. Anatomically connected with association areas of all… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The relation between psychological characteristics and drug use was investigated in subjects studied longitudinally, from… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
To determine the risk of active tuberculosis associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, we prospectively… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The South Oaks Gambling Screen is a 20-item questionnaire based on DSM-III criteria for pathological gambling. It may be self… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The Drug Abuse Screening Test (DAST) was designed to provide a brief instrument for clinical screening and treatment evaluation… (More)
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