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Novelty Seeking as a Phenotypic Marker of Adolescent Substance Use
L. Cinnamon Bidwell, Valerie S. Knopik, Janet Audrain-McGovern, Tiffany R. Glynn, Nichea S. Spillane, Lara A. Ray, Nathaniel R. Riggs, Casey R. Guillot, Raina D. Pang and Adam M. Leventhal
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 1 1-10
Original Research | Published on 17 Jun 2015



Impact Evaluation of an Addiction Intervention Program in a Quebec Prison
Catherine Arseneault, Marc Alain, Chantal Plourde, Francine Ferland, Nadine Blanchette-Martin and Michel Rousseau
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:9 47-57
Original Research | Published on 01 Jun 2015



Emergency Department Visits Involving Misuse and Abuse of the Antipsychotic Quetiapine: Results from the Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN)
Margaret E. Mattson, Victoria A. Albright, Joanna Yoon and Carol L. Council
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:9 39-46
Original Research | Published on 24 May 2015



Cannabidiol as an Intervention for Addictive Behaviors: A Systematic Review of the Evidence
Mélissa Prud'homme, Romulus Cata and Didier Jutras-Aswad
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:9 33-38
Review | Published on 21 May 2015



Lower Cortisol Activity is Associated with First-Time Driving while Impaired
Sophie Couture, Marie Claude Ouimet, Christina Gianoulakis, Jacques Tremblay, N. M. K. Ng Ying Kin, Serge Brochu, Jens Pruessner, Katarina Dedovic and Thomas G. Brown
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:9 25-32
Rapid Communication | Published on 01 Apr 2015



Sex-Related Differences in Self-Reported Neurocognitive Impairment among High-Risk Cocaine Users in Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program
Roman Shrestha, Tania B. Huedo-Medina and Michael M. Copenhaver
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:9 17-24
Original Research | Published on 12 Mar 2015



“Chasing the High” – Experiences of Ethylphenidate as Described on International Internet Forums
Christophe Soussan and Anette Kjellgren
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:9 9-16
Original Research | Published on 05 Mar 2015



Gasoline Abuse in a 10-Year-Old Child with Mental Retardation: A Case Report
Mohit Joshi and G. K. Vankar
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:9 5-8
Case report | Published on 12 Feb 2015



What is the Association of Cannabis Consumption and Cardiovascular Complications?
Ioannis M Panayiotides
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:9 1-3
Letter to the Editor | Published on 02 Feb 2015



Feasibility of Applying the Life History Calendar in a Population of Chronic Opioid Users to Identify Patterns of Drug Use and Addiction Treatment
Jill Fikowski, Kirsten Marchand, Heather Palis, and Eugenia Oviedo-Joekes
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2014:8 73-78
Methodology | Published on 29 Oct 2014



Predictors of Staff Turnover and Turnover Intentions within Addiction Treatment Settings: Change Over Time Matters
Bryan R. Garner and Brooke D. Hunter
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2014:8 63-71
Original Research | Published on 01 Oct 2014



Sleep Disturbances in Individuals with Alcohol-Related Disorders: A Review of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-I) and Associated Non-Pharmacological Therapies
Alyssa T. Brooks and Gwenyth R. Wallen
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2014:8 55-62
Review | Published on 16 Sep 2014



Correction for "A Simplified Method for Routine Outcome Monitoring after Drug Abuse Treatment"
Richard D. Lennox, Marie A. Sternquist, and Alfonso Paredes
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2014:8 53-53
Correction | Published on 03 Jul 2014



Prevalence and Predictors of Harmful Khat Use Among University Students in Ethiopia
Ewenat Gebrehanna, Yemane Berhane and Alemayehu Worku
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2014:8 45-51
Original Research | Published on 09 Jun 2014



Is Drug Use Related to the Choice of Potentially More Harmful Methods in Suicide Attempts?
Dartiu Xavier da Silveira, Thiago Marques Fidalgo, Monica Di Pietro, Jair Guilherme Santos Jr, and Leonardo Q Oliveira
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2014:8 41-43
Original Research | Published on 26 May 2014



A Longitudinal Study on Substance Use and Related Problems in Women in Opioid Maintenance Treatment from Pregnancy to Four Years after Giving Birth
Ingunn O. Lund, Håvar Brendryen and Edle Ravndal
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2014:8 35-40
Original Research | Published on 05 May 2014



Pregnancy and Fetal Loss Reported by Methamphetamine-Using Women
Mary-Lynn Brecht and Diane M. Herbeck
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2014:8 25-33
Original Research | Published on 28 Apr 2014



Personality Disorders in Addiction Outpatients: Prevalence and Effects on Psychosocial Functioning
Paola Casadio, Deanna Olivoni, Barbara Ferrari, Cecilia Pintori, Elvira Speranza, Monica Bosi, Valentina Belli, Lucia Baruzzi, Paola Pantieri, Grazia Ragazzini, Filippo Rivola and Anna Rita Atti
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2014:8 17-24
Original Research | Published on 31 Mar 2014



Substance Misuse in the Psychiatric Emergency Service; A Descriptive Study
Yves Chaput, Marie-Josée Lebel, Lucie Beaulieu, Michel Paradis and Edith Labonté
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2014:8 7-15
Original Research | Published on 10 Feb 2014



Prevalence of Cannabis Residues in Psychiatric Patients: A Case Study of Two Mental Health Referral Hospitals in Uganda
Epaenetus A. Awuzu, Emmanuel Kaye and Patrick Vudriko
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2014:8 1-5
Original Research | Published on 08 Jan 2014



The GAIN Short Screener (GSS) as a Predictor of Future Arrest or Incarceration Among Youth Presenting to Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Treatment
Bryan R. Garner, Vinetha K. Belur and Michael L. Dennis
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 199-208
Original Research | Published on 02 Dec 2013



Fascination and Social Togetherness—Discussions about Spice Smoking on a Swedish Internet Forum
Anette Kjellgren, Helena Henningsson and Christophe Soussan
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 191-198
Original Research | Published on 27 Nov 2013



Inhalant Use Among Schoolchildren in Northeast India: A Preliminary Study
Brogen Singh Akoijam, M. Nukshisangla Jamir, Ebenezer Phesao and Gojendra Singh Senjam
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 185-190
Original Research | Published on 30 Oct 2013



Elevated Norepinephrine May Be a Unifying Etiological Factor in the Abuse of a Broad Range of Substances: Alcohol, Nicotine, Marijuana, Heroin, Cocaine, and Caffeine
Paul J. Fitzgerald
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 171-183
Review | Published on 13 Oct 2013



A Simplified Method for Routine Outcome Monitoring after Drug Abuse Treatment
Richard D. Lennox, Marie A. Sternquist and Alfonso Paredes
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 155-169
Methodology | Published on 16 Sep 2013



Changes in Post Traumatic Stress Symptoms Among Women in Substance Use Disorder Treatment: The Mediating Role of Bodily Dissociation and Emotion Regulation
Cynthia J. Price and Jerald R. Herting
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 147-153
Original Research | Published on 15 Sep 2013



Evaluating Nicotine Levels Selection and Patterns of Electronic Cigarette Use in a Group of “Vapers” Who Had Achieved Complete Substitution of Smoking
Konstantinos E. Farsalinos, Giorgio Romagna, Dimitris Tsiapras, Stamatis Kyrzopoulos and Vassilis Voudris
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 139-146
Original Research | Published on 03 Sep 2013



Calling for Help? Considering Function and Meaning when Patients Drunk-Dial Psychotherapists
Kelly Serafini, Donna LaPaglia and Matthew Steinfeld
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 131-137
Commentary | Published on 19 Aug 2013



Meperidine: A Continuing Problem
Bryce Clubb, William Loveday and Susan Ballantyne
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 127-129
Letter to Editor | Published on 28 Jul 2013



Trace Amine Associated Receptor 1 Modulates Behavioral Effects of Ethanol
Laurie J. Lynch, Katherine A. Sullivan, Eric J. Vallender, James K. Rowlett, Donna M. Platt and Gregory M. Miller
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 117-126
Original Research | Published on 04 Jun 2013



Nigerian Medical Students’ Opinions About Individuals Who Use and Abuse Psychoactive Substances
Bawo O. James and Joyce O. Omoaregba
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 109-116
Original Research | Published on 27 May 2013



Comment on "A Comparison of Buprenorphine + Naloxone to Buprenorphine and Methadone in the Treatment of Opioid Dependence During Pregnancy: Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes"
Robert G. Newman, M.D., M.P.H. and Susan G. Gevertz, A.B.
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 107-108
Letter to Editor | Published on 26 May 2013



Current and Emerging Pharmacotherapeutic Options for Smoking Cessation
Kristin V. Carson, Malcolm P. Brinn, Thomas A. Robertson, Rachada To-A-Nan, Adrian J. Esterman, Matthew Peters and Brian J. Smith
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 85-105
Review | Published on 23 May 2013



Open Label Trial of Naltrexone Implants: Measuring Blood Serum Levels of Naltrexone
Ross M. Colquhoun
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 75-84
Original Research | Published on 15 May 2013



A Comparison of Buprenorphine + Naloxone to Buprenorphine and Methadone in the Treatment of Opioid Dependence during Pregnancy: Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes
Ingunn O. Lund, Gabriele Fischer, Gabrielle K. Welle-Strand, Kevin E. O’Grady, Kimber Debelak, William R. Morrone and Hendrée E. Jones
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 61-74
Original Research | Published on 14 Mar 2013



A Two Year Longitudinal Outcome Study of Addicted Health Care Professionals: An Investigation of the Role of Personality Variables
Daniel Angres, Stephanie Bologeorges and Jessica Chou
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 49-60
Original Research | Published on 13 Mar 2013



Consumers’ Experiences in Dual Focus Mutual Aid for Co-occurring Substance Use and Mental Health Disorders
Harlan Matusow, Honoria Guarino, Andrew Rosenblum, Howard Vogel, Thomas Uttaro, Sadiqua Khabir, Martin Rini, Thomas Moore and Stephen Magura
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 39-47
Original Research | Published on 06 Mar 2013



A Review of Existing Treatments for Substance Abuse Among the Elderly and Recommendations for Future Directions
Alexis Kuerbis and Paul Sacco
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 13-37
Review | Published on 18 Feb 2013



Safety and Efficacy of Acamprosate for the Treatment of Alcohol Dependence
Stephanie L. Yahn, Lucas R. Watterson and M. Foster Olive
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2013:7 1-12
Review | Published on 31 Jan 2013



All Might Have Won, But Not All Have the Prize: Optimal Treatment for Substance Abuse Among Adolescents with Conduct Problems
Jayson Spas, Susan Ramsey, Andrea L. Paiva and L.A.R. Stein
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2012:6 141-155
Review | Published on 25 Oct 2012



Are you Sleeping? Pilot Comparison of Self-Reported and Objective Measures of Sleep Quality and Duration in an Inpatient Alcoholism Treatment Program
Alyssa T. Brooks, Michael C. Krumlauf, Barbara P. Whiting, Rosa J. Clark and Gwenyth R. Wallen
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2012:6 135-139
Short Report | Published on 15 Oct 2012



Epidemiologic and Molecular Pathophysiology of Chronic Opioid Dependence and the Place of Naltrexone Extended-Release Formulations in its Clinical Management
Albert Stuart Reece
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2012:6 115-133
Review | Published on 27 Sep 2012



Predictors of Relapse in a Bupropion Trial for Smoking Cessation in Recently-Abstinent Alcoholics: Preliminary Results Using an Aggregate Genetic Risk Score
John E. McGeary, Valerie S. Knopik, John E. Hayes, Rohan H. Palmer, Peter M. Monti and David Kalman
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2012:6 107-114
Original Research | Published on 17 Sep 2012



When Research Meets Reality—Lessons Learned From a Pragmatic Multisite Group-Randomized Clinical Trial on Psychosocial Interventions in the Psychiatric and Addiction Field
Linda E. Wüsthoff, Helge Waal and Rolf W. Gråwe,
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2012:6 95-106
Methodology | Published on 16 Aug 2012



Development and Initial Validation of a Client-Rated MET-CBT Adherence Measure
Wendy R. Ulaszek, Hsiu-Ju Lin, Linda K. Frisman, Susan Sampl, Susan Harrington Godley, Karen L. Steinberg-Gallucci, Jody L. Kamon and Margaret O’Hagan-Lynch
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2012:6 85-94
Original Research | Published on 07 Aug 2012



Monitoring Utilization of a Large Scale Addiction Treatment System: The Drug and Alcohol Treatment Information System (DATIS)
Nooshin Khobzi Rotondi and Brian Rush
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2012:6 73-84
Original Research | Published on 25 Jun 2012



Bupropion Reduces Some of the Symptoms of Marihuana Withdrawal in Chronic Marihuana Users: A Pilot Study
David M. Penetar, Alison R. Looby, Elizabeth T. Ryan, Melissa A. Maywalt and Scott E. Lukas
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2012:6 63-71
Original Research | Published on 25 Jun 2012



Current and Emerging Directions in the Treatment of Eating Disorders
Tiffany A. Brown and Pamela K. Keel
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2012:6 33-61
Review | Published on 29 Mar 2012



Researching Prescription Drug Misuse among First Nations in Canada: Starting from a Health Promotion Framework
Colleen Anne Dell, Gary Roberts, Jennifer Kilty, Kelli Taylor, Mitch Daschuk, Carol Hopkins and Debra Dell
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2012:6 23-31
Commentary | Published on 28 Mar 2012 | Highly accessed (previous month)



Drug, Sex and Age Differentials in the Use of Australian Publicly Funded Treatment Services
Jane Anne Fischer, Alexandra Marie Clavarino and Jackob Moses Najman
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2012:6 13-21
Original Research | Published on 07 Mar 2012



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