Substance-related Disorders

Single Screening Questions Gauge Alcohol, Drug Use
January 22, 2014

They may determine the presence of alcohol and drug dependence better than longer screening tools, according to a new study.

AMA Pain Management Education Program Updated
July 05, 2013

The goal is better developing the necessary skills for evaluating and managing patients who have persistent pain.

FDA Revisits Hydrocodone Reclassification
February 06, 2013

Is hydrocodone less likely to cause addiction than morphine or hydromorphone? The US DEA wants the FDA to reclassify the Schedule 3 opioid to Schedule II.