Publications by authors named "Atul Ambekar"

44Publications

Portrayal of alcohol in Bollywood movies: A mixed methods study.

Indian J Psychiatry 2020 Mar-Apr;62(2):159-166. Epub 2020 Mar 17.

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/psychiatry.IndianJPsychiatry_294_19DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7197829PMC
March 2020

The pattern of alcohol use and its relationship with consequences among problem alcohol users: A community-based cross-sectional study from India.

Indian J Psychiatry 2020 Mar-Apr;62(2):152-158. Epub 2020 Mar 17.

Department of Psychiatry, National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/psychiatry.IndianJPsychiatry_194_19DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7197826PMC
March 2020

Clinical Audit to Assess Upper Airway Ultrasound Skills in Anaesthesia Trainees.

Cureus 2020 Mar 14;12(3):e7272. Epub 2020 Mar 14.

Anaesthesiology, Ipswich Hospital, East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust, Ipswich, GBR.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7759/cureus.7272DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7153809PMC
March 2020

Is there enough naloxone to deter the diversion? Effect of concurrent administration of intravenous naloxone on opioid agonist effects of intravenous buprenorphine: A randomised, double-blind, within-subject, crossover study among opioid-dependent subjects.

Drug Alcohol Rev 2020 Jul 11;39(5):595-603. Epub 2020 Mar 11.

Department of Psychiatry and National Drug Dependence Treatment Center, National Drug Dependence Treatment Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dar.13057DOI Listing
July 2020

Smartteen- a computer assisted cognitive behavior therapy for Indian adolescents with depression- a pilot study.

Asian J Psychiatr 2020 Apr 19;50:101970. Epub 2020 Feb 19.

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India.

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April 2020

Estimating the size of substance using street children in Delhi using Respondent-Driven Sampling (RDS).

Asian J Psychiatr 2020 Feb 5;48:101890. Epub 2019 Dec 5.

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2019.101890DOI Listing
February 2020

Opioid Substitution Treatment Using Buprenorphine for Management of Dependence on Natural Opioids: Case Series.

Indian J Psychol Med 2019 Nov-Dec;41(6):586-588. Epub 2019 Nov 11.

Department of Psychiatry and National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/IJPSYM.IJPSYM_62_19DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6875849PMC
November 2019

Use of Filter Paper to Measure Alcohol Biomarkers among Opioid-Dependent Patients on Agonist Maintenance Treatment: A Community-Based Study.

Indian J Psychol Med 2019 Nov-Dec;41(6):529-534. Epub 2019 Nov 11.

National Drug-Dependence Treatment Centre and Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/IJPSYM.IJPSYM_304_19DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6875832PMC
November 2019

Rates, knowledge and risk factors of non-fatal opioid overdose among people who inject drugs in India: A community-based study.

Drug Alcohol Rev 2020 01 25;39(1):93-97. Epub 2019 Nov 25.

National AIDS Control Organisation, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dar.13016DOI Listing
January 2020

Correlation of Bedside Airway Screening Tests With Airway Obstruction During Drug-Induced Sleep Endoscopy

Asian J Anesthesiol 2019 12 6;57(4):117-124. Epub 2019 Nov 6.

Anaesthesia Department, P. D. Hinduja National Hospital, Mumbai, India

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http://dx.doi.org/10.6859/aja.201912_57(4).0002DOI Listing
December 2019

Health impact and economic burden of alcohol consumption in India.

Int J Drug Policy 2019 07 2;69:34-42. Epub 2019 May 2.

Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2019.04.005DOI Listing
July 2019

Development and clinical evaluation of a dried urine spot method for detection of morphine among opioid users.

Indian J Pharmacol 2019 Jan-Feb;51(1):40-44

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ijp.IJP_305_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6444835PMC
November 2019

Mental Healthcare Act, 2017, and addiction treatment: Potential pitfalls and trepidations.

Indian J Psychiatry 2019 Mar-Apr;61(2):208-212

Department of Psychiatry, National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/psychiatry.IndianJPsychiatry_463_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6425793PMC
April 2019

Are non-injecting opioid users at risk of transition to injecting drug use? A multi-site study from India.

Asian J Psychiatr 2019 Apr 26;42:79-84. Epub 2019 Mar 26.

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2019.03.017DOI Listing
April 2019

Trends in alcohol consumption and expenditure: Analysis of household data from nationally representative sample from India.

Asian J Psychiatr 2019 Feb 22;40:116-123. Epub 2019 Feb 22.

Professor, National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre and Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, 110029, New Delhi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2019.02.011DOI Listing
February 2019

Research on opioid substitution therapy in India: A brief, narrative review.

Indian J Psychiatry 2018 Jul-Sep;60(3):265-270

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/psychiatry.IndianJPsychiatry_385_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6201667PMC
November 2018

Dried urine spots for detection of benzodiazepines.

Indian J Pharmacol 2017 Nov-Dec;49(6):465-469

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ijp.IJP_578_16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5892029PMC
October 2018

Association of serotonin and GABA pathway gene polymorphisms with alcohol dependence: A preliminary study.

Asian J Psychiatr 2019 Jan 9;39:169-173. Epub 2018 Apr 9.

Laboratory of Cyto-Molecular Genetics, Department of Anatomy, AIIMS, New Delhi, 110029, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2018.04.023DOI Listing
January 2019

Planning research in psychosocial interventions.

Indian J Psychiatry 2018 Feb;60(Suppl 4):S575-S582

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/psychiatry.IndianJPsychiatry_27_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5844175PMC
February 2018

Association of ankyrin repeats & kinase domain containing 1 () gene polymorphism with co-morbid alcohol & nicotine dependence: A pilot study from a tertiary care treatment centre in north India.

Indian J Med Res 2017 Jan;145(1):33-38

Department of Psychiatry, National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_458_14DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5460570PMC
January 2017

Challenges in the scale-up of opioid substitution treatment in India.

Indian J Psychiatry 2017 Jan-Mar;59(1):6-9

Addictive Disorder Specialty Section, Indian Psychiatric Society, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/psychiatry.IndianJPsychiatry_14_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5419014PMC
May 2017

Personality profile of alcohol and injecting opioid users: A comparative study from India.

Asian J Psychiatr 2017 Feb 5;25:142-146. Epub 2016 Nov 5.

Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 29, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2016.10.026DOI Listing
February 2017

Misuse of prescription opioids in chronic non-cancer pain.

Natl Med J India 2015 Nov-Dec;28(6):284-5

Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India.

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August 2016

Treatment Seeking Behavior of Inhalant Using Street Children: Are We Prepared to Meet Their Treatment Needs.

Indian J Psychol Med 2015 Jul-Sep;37(3):282-7

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, AIIMS, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0253-7176.162918DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4649816PMC
December 2015

Factors Affecting Drug Use During Incarceration: A Cross-Sectional Study of Opioid-Dependent Persons from India.

J Subst Abuse Treat 2016 Feb 21;61:13-7. Epub 2015 Sep 21.

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsat.2015.08.009DOI Listing
February 2016

Co-relationship between sexual dysfunction and high-risk sexual behavior in patients receiving buprenorphine and naltrexone maintenance therapy for opioid dependence.

Ind Psychiatry J 2015 Jan-Jun;24(1):29-34

Department of Psychiatry, National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0972-6748.160930DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4525428PMC
August 2015

Type of opioids injected: does it matter? A multicentric cross-sectional study of people who inject drugs.

Drug Alcohol Rev 2015 Jan 10;34(1):97-104. Epub 2014 Oct 10.

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dar.12208DOI Listing
January 2015

Ketamine dependence in an anesthesiologist: an occupational hazard?

Indian J Psychol Med 2014 Jul;36(3):335-7

Department of Psychiatry, National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0253-7176.135395DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4100428PMC
July 2014

Case-control association analysis of dopamine receptor polymorphisms in alcohol dependence: a pilot study in Indian males.

BMC Res Notes 2013 Oct 17;6:418. Epub 2013 Oct 17.

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-0500-6-418DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3853477PMC
October 2013

The trajectory of methadone maintenance treatment in Nepal.

Int J Drug Policy 2013 Nov 8;24(6):e57-60. Epub 2013 Jul 8.

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime-Regional Office for South Asia, New Delhi, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2013.06.001DOI Listing
November 2013

Delivery models of opioid agonist maintenance treatment in South Asia: a good beginning.

Bull World Health Organ 2013 Feb;91(2):150-3

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre and Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India 110029.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.12.111815DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3605011PMC
February 2013

India's National Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances policy, 2012: a 20th century document in the 21st century.

Int J Drug Policy 2013 Jul 4;24(4):374-5. Epub 2013 Feb 4.

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2013.01.001DOI Listing
July 2013

Low Dead-Space Syringes for HIV prevention among people who inject drugs: interesting, but a much stronger case is required.

Int J Drug Policy 2013 Jan 3;24(1):16-8. Epub 2012 Nov 3.

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2012.09.009DOI Listing
January 2013

'Fresh fruit juice'--a metaphor for giving extra care to a patient by family members/caretakers.

Natl Med J India 2011 Nov-Dec;24(6):375

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August 2012

Opioid substitution treatment in a public health setting: a collaboration between hospitals and NGOs in the Punjab.

Int J Drug Policy 2012 Mar 9;23(2):170-1. Epub 2012 Jan 9.

OST Center, District Hospital, Tarn Taran, Punjab, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2011.11.003DOI Listing
March 2012

The availability, diversion and injection of pharmaceutical opioids in South Asia.

Drug Alcohol Rev 2011 May;30(3):246-54

National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1465-3362.2011.00304.xDOI Listing
May 2011

Sexual dysfunction among male patients receiving buprenorphine and naltrexone maintenance therapy for opioid dependence.

J Sex Med 2012 Dec 2;9(12):3198-204. Epub 2011 Mar 2.

Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1743-6109.2011.02219.xDOI Listing
December 2012

Dopamine D2 receptor polymorphisms and susceptibility to alcohol dependence in Indian males: a preliminary study.

BMC Med Genet 2010 Feb 11;11:24. Epub 2010 Feb 11.

National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2350-11-24DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2829542PMC
February 2010