JACC Heart Fail 2020 11;8(11):959-960
Drug Alcohol Depend 2021 Sep 4;228:109024. Epub 2021 Sep 4.
Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for American Indian Health, 415 N. Washington St., Baltimore, MD, 21231, USA.
Background: Early substance use disproportionately impacts Native American (Native) youth and increases their risk for future abuse and dependence. The literature urges for interventions to move beyond focusing on single risk behaviors (e.g. Read More
J Psychiatr Res 2021 Sep 7;143:327-333. Epub 2021 Sep 7.
Division of Cognitive Neuroscience, Faculty of Psychology, University of Basel, CH, Switzerland; Transfaculty Research Platform, University of Basel, CH, Switzerland. Electronic address:
Cannabis contains a multitude of different compounds. One of them, cannabidiol - a non-psychoactive substance - might counteract negative effects of Δ-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol on hippocampus-dependent memory impairment. The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of vaping cannabidiol on verbal episodic memory in healthy young subjects. Read More
Contemp Clin Trials 2021 Sep 15:106569. Epub 2021 Sep 15.
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, United States of America; Department of Psychology in Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY, United States of America.
Background/aims: Many cancer survivors who received intensive treatment such as hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCT) experience posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms. PTSD is associated with lower quality of life and other symptoms that require clinical treatment. The iterative treatment decisions that happen in clinical practice are not adequately represented in traditional randomized controlled trials (RCT) of PTSD treatments. Read More
Transplant Cell Ther 2021 Sep 15. Epub 2021 Sep 15.
Harvard Medical School, Boston MA; Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston MA.
Background: The global coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has drastically disrupted cancer care, potentially exacerbating patients' distress levels. Patients undergoing HSCT may be especially vulnerable to this pandemic stress. However, the associations of the COVID-19 pandemic with distress, fatigue, and QOL are not well understood in this population. Read More
Neurosci Biobehav Rev 2021 Sep 15. Epub 2021 Sep 15.
School of Nursing, Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, 138 Xianlin Avenue, Qixia District, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, 210023, China. Electronic address:
Chronic pain is a worldwide health problem, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) is regarded as one of the promising interventions. ACT aims to help chronic pain patients to create space for pursuing valued life activities in spite of pain. This systematic review of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) examined the efficacy of ACT on functioning for chronic pain. Read More