speedballs

Known as: speedball 
 
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2007
2007
The simultaneous i.v. administration of heroin and cocaine, called a ‘speedball,’ is often reported clinically, and… (More)
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2006
2006
HCV-infected "speedball" users (n = 30) were selected from an original cohort of 400 intravenous drug users for cytokine analysis… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Because of established links between entrenched poverty and risk of HIV infection, there have long been warnings that… (More)
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2002
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2002
The objective of this study was to compare sociodemographic, drug, and sexual risk characteristics between hepatitis C virus (HCV… (More)
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2001
2001
Alpha-2 adrenoceptor agonists (lofexidine, clonidine) are used to alleviate short-term opioid withdrawal in humans. In rats… (More)
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1998
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1998
Through community-based outreach, young adult injection drug users (IDUs) were enrolled in a prospective study of the prevalence… (More)
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1998
1998
Concurrent abuse of cocaine and opioids is frequently observed clinically, and we have developed a model of "speedball" self… (More)
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1998
1998
Cocaine and heroin often are abused together in a combination known as a "speedball," but relatively little is known about ways… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES This study deter- mined human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) seroprevalence and factors associated with HIV infection… (More)
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1997
1997
This paper reports on the patterns of cocaine use among subjects (N = 427) admitted to a methadone maintenance treatment… (More)
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