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Clinical management of adult patients with serious mental disorder and comorbid diagnosis of substance use disorder.

Adicciones 2022 04 1;34(2):91-93. Epub 2022 Apr 1.

Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu, Sant Boi de Llobregat, Barcelona. Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental (CIBERSAM), Barcelona.

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Impact evaluation of European strategy on Spanish National Plan on Drugs and the role of civil society.

Adicciones 2022 Apr 21;0(0):1726. Epub 2022 Apr 21.

Universidad Complutense de Madrid/UCM; Departamento de Psicología Social, del Trabajo y Diferencial.

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Systematic review on the clinical management of chronic pain and comorbid opioid use disorder.

Adicciones 2022 Apr 20;0(0):1680. Epub 2022 Apr 20.

Universitat de Barcelona. Facultad de Medicina. Barcelona.

The crisis caused by prescribed opioids and their related side effects are a public health problem worldwide. Most of these are prescribed for coping with chronic pain. The coexistence of opioid use disorder (OUD) in patients with chronic pain represents a complex challenge due to the need for managing both pain and OUD. Read More

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Impact of the legalisation of recreational cannabis use.

Adicciones 2022 Apr 20;0(0):1694. Epub 2022 Apr 20.

Universidad de Vigo. Facultad Ciencias Educación y Trabajo Social. Ourense. Grupo PsiComBi. Grupo Ibero Ciência.

In recent years, there have been important legislative changes in many countries regarding the use of cannabis for medicinal and/or recreational purposes, which have facilitated access to it.  Uruguay, Canada and some of the US states are the only jurisdictions that have legalised recreational consumption, applying different legislative models. The aim of this review is to analyse the effects that the legalisation of recreational cannabis has had on its use and its consequences. Read More

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Review of the questionnaries used to detect alcohol consumption during pregnancy and the Green Page.

Adicciones 2022 Apr 20;0(0):1701. Epub 2022 Apr 20.

Unidad de Salud Medioambiental Pediátrica, Departamento de Pediatría, Laboratorio de Ambiente y Salud Humana (A5), Instituto Murciano de Investigación Biosanitaria, IMIB-Arrixaca, Hospital Clínico Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Universidad de Murcia, Murcia.

Alcohol consumption during pregnancy is a leading cause of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD). Maternal reporting in childbearing women or pregnant women is the standard for the early detection of alcohol consumption. The Green Page (GP) is a screening questionnaire of environmental health which includes the alcohol intake record during pregnancy and/or lactation period. Read More

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A preliminary exploration on psychological variables related to online social network addiction.

Adicciones 2022 Apr 21;0(0):1745. Epub 2022 Apr 21.

Universidad de Almería.

This study examined the roles of anxiety, experiential avoidance and meaning in life in the abusive use of social networks. Participants in the study (N = 235: 172 women, 62 men, 1 non-binary) volunteered to complete a brief online survey measuring experiential avoidance, anxiety and meaning in life. Correlational and linear regression analyses were performed controlling for age in both the total sample and the subsamples of men and women. Read More

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Waterpipe use among adolescents. Possible implications and related variables.

Adicciones 2022 Apr 21;0(0):1744. Epub 2022 Apr 21.

Departamento de Psiquiatría, Radiología, Salud Pública, Enfermería y Medicina. Universidad de Santiago de Compostela.

Substance use in waterpipe (generally tobacco or cannabis) constitutes an increasingly popular practice. It has become an emerging public health problem, with serious consequences at both pulmonary and addiction levels. Despite the growing concern it raises, few studies have been carried out in Spain to analyze this new practice from an early age. Read More

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Impact of lockdown on the addictive behavior of university students in La Rioja.

Adicciones 2022 Apr 20;0(0):1646. Epub 2022 Apr 20.

Universidad de La Rioja. Programa Riojano de Investigación en Salud Mental (PRISMA).

One of the consequences of the COVID-19 health crisis was the general lockdown. Research shows that lockdown situations may cause changes in addictive behaviors. The objective of the present study was to analyze the impact of lockdown on the addiction pattern of university students in order to design interventions adjusted to the students' needs. Read More

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New forms of drug use: An overview.

Adicciones 2022 Feb 16;34(1):3-12. Epub 2022 Feb 16.

Universidad de Vigo.

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February 2022

Alcohol consumption and characterization of hazardous drinkers in Galicia.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 24;0(0):1622. Epub 2021 Nov 24.

Universidad de Santiago de Compostela.

Detailed knowledge of the epidemiology of alcohol consumption at the population level is essential to the design of effective public health programs. The objectives of this study were to estimate the prevalence of daily, sporadic, occasional, binge and hazardous alcohol consumption among the Galician population aged 16 years and over, and to characterize hazardous drinkers, taking into account the gender perspective. A cross-sectional study was conducted in 2017 among people aged over 15 years residing in Galicia in the framework of the Risk Behavior Information System (SICRI). Read More

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November 2021

Bidirectional association between tobacco use and depression risk in the SUN cohort study.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 24;0(0):1725. Epub 2021 Nov 24.

Grupo de Investigación en Nutrición, Instituto Universitario de Investigaciones Biomédicas y Sanitarias, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Ciber de Fisiopatología de la Obesidad y Nutrición (CIBER OBN), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid.

We assessed the association of tobacco use or smoking cessation with depression risk and determined if the presence of a depressive disorder was associated with smoking onset. We conducted a prospective cohort study (SUN Project) based on 16,519 Spanish university graduates without depression at baseline. Tobacco use was determined at baseline and after four years of follow-up. Read More

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November 2021

Learning and verbal memory: A comparison between patients with alcohol use disorder and major depressive disorder.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 24;0(0):1696. Epub 2021 Nov 24.

Servicio de Salud del Principado de Asturias (SESPA), Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria del Principado de Asturias (ISPA), Área de Psiquiatría, Universidad de Oviedo, España.

Brain damage related to alcohol consumption is associated with impairments in cognitive functions, among which memory and verbal learning stand out. The main objective is to evaluate memory and verbal learning in a sample of 111 patients with alcohol use disorder (AUD) versus 78 with major depressive disorder (MDD) and 100 healthy controls. The evaluation included sociodemographic and clinical variables, the Hamilton Depression Scale (HDRS) and the California Verbal Learning Test (CVLT). Read More

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November 2021

Co-occurrence of substance use disorders and other mental disorders in people undergoing specific treatment for any of them in Spain.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 24;0(0):1692. Epub 2021 Nov 24.

AGC Salud Mental V., Hospital Universitario de Cabueñes, Gijón. Servicio de Salud del Principado de Asturias.

The co-occurrence of substance use disorders (SUD) and other mental disorders (OMD) is assumed to be high but is, in fact, unknown in Spain; and it is approached from different healthcare networks. The objective of the present study was to know the prevalence of this co-occurrence, both in specific addiction treatment networks and in mental health networks, in Spain. An observational, multicenter cross study, with a randomized sample, of patients under treatment for SUD or OMD in different Autonomous Communities of Spain was carried out (N=1,783). Read More

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November 2021

Patients'satisfaction and experience in treatment with opioid substitution therapy in Spain. The PREDEPO study.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 23;0(0):1684. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

Generalitat Valenciana, Unidad de Conductas Adictivas.

The aim of this study was to compare patients' satisfaction, experience, objectives, and opinion based on their current opioid substitution therapy (OST) (buprenorphine/naloxone (B/N) or methadone). The PREDEPO study is an observational, cross-sectional, multicentric study performed in Spain. Adult patients diagnosed with opioid use disorder (OUD) receiving OST were included. Read More

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November 2021

Characteristics of drug poisonings treated in eleven Spanish emergency departments: Differentiated analysis by sex.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 23;0(0):1670. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

Hospital Clínic, IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona.

In order to identify the sociodemographic, clinical, emergency management and severity differences of drug poisoning treated in Emergency Departments (ED) from a gender perspective, data on patients from 11 Spanish EDs were recorded over 24 months (August 2017-July 2019). The severity of intoxication was compared by sex and was based on the combined adverse event (orotracheal intubation, cardiorespiratory arrest, intensive care hospitalization, and death). We included 4,526 patients (men 75. Read More

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November 2021

Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis dysregulation initiated by a binge drinking pattern, but not by acute alcohol intake, in female and male adolescents.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 23;0(0):1665. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

Universitat de València.

Excessive alcohol consumption is a worldwide public health problem, being adolescents and young adults the population most affected by this problem. The aim of this study was to clarify the effects of having a history of binge drinking (BD) and/or acute alcohol consumption on the stress response in female and male adolescents. Participants were 235 adolescents (143 females and 92 males). Read More

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November 2021

A 35-year follow-up study of patients admitted to methadone treatment between 1982-1984 in Asturias, Spain.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 23;0(0):1662. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

Universidad de Oviedo, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental (CIBERSAM), Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria del Principado de Asturias (ISPA), Servicio de Salud del Principado de Asturias (SESPA), Instituto de Neurociencias del Principado de Asturias (INEUROPA).

The objective was to evaluate outcomes in a heroin-dependent population 35 years after first enrolment in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT).  An ad hoc protocol was used to assess drug misuse, treatment, and drug-related morbidity in the survivor sample. The standardized mortality ratio (SMR) and 95% confidence interval (CI) were calculated. Read More

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November 2021

Self-reported increase in alcohol and drugs intake as a coping strategy in hospital workers during COVID-19 outbreak: A cross-sectional study.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 23;0(0):1643. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal, Instituto Ramón y Cajal de Investigación Sanitaria, Universidad de Alcalá.

Situations of psychological stress, such as the current COVID-19 pandemic, could lead to an increase in the consumption of alcohol and other drugs of abuse as an inadequate coping strategy in health workers. This study aimed to investigate the intake of alcohol and drugs of abuse in hospital workers during the first wave of COVID-19. A further focus was to define the worker profile most vulnerable to this behavior through a logistic regression analysis. Read More

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November 2021

Loot boxes use as a new form of gambling within video games.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 23;0(0):1636. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

Universidad de Córdoba.

Loot boxes are items within video games which players pay to open and, ultimately, to randomly obtain an object whose value is initially unknown. Being easily accessible for both teenagers and adults, loot boxes have been associated with gambling. The purpose of this study was to explore the use of loot boxes and to analyze whether it is associated with guilt, loss of control, and emotional distress. Read More

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November 2021

Personality traits and psychopathology in adolescents with videogame addiction.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 23;0(0):1629. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

Consorcio Hospitalario Provincial de Castellón.

Gaming disorder (GD) was recently included in the 11th edition of the International Classification of Diseases. A cross-sectional study was conducted in five secondary schools, with a final sample of 119 students. A diagnosis of GD was made in 6. Read More

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November 2021

Tecnotest: A screening tool for technological addictions and gambling disorder.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 23;0(0):1380. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

Departamento de Psicología Básica, Universidad de Valencia.

One of the most pressing social and scientific issues, as reflected in the current priority lines of the National Drugs Plan (PNSD), is the development of screening tools for the early detection of addictions, particularly behavioral addictions, due to the impact that these problems are having on the growth of addictions in recent years, especially in adolescents and young people.

Goal: The main goal of this research was to develop a screening tool for technological addictions (video games, mobile and social networks) and gambling for early detection in people suffering this kind of behavioral addiction.

Procedure: With technologies, in the absence of agreed clinical criteria, those participants who perceived themselves as having problems and, in addition, had received treatment for it, were selected. Read More

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November 2021

Basuco consumption in transgender women across three cities in Colombia.

Adicciones 2021 Nov 23;0(0):1617. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

UNIVERSIDAD CES.

This article aims to describe the factors associated with basuco consumption in transgender women (TW) in three cities in Colombia, South America. A cross-sectional descriptive study was carried out using Respondent-Driven Sampling (RDS) and included 688 transgender women participants from Bogotá, Medellín and Santiago de Cali. Descriptive analyses, bivariate associations, and a binomial regression were performed. Read More

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November 2021

Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome versus cyclic vomiting syndrome.

Adicciones 2021 11 5;33(4):377-378. Epub 2021 Nov 5.

Departamento de Medicina Física y Farmacología. Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife.

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November 2021

Population impact of reducing alcohol positive expectations on risky consumption and heavy episodic drinking among young people.

Adicciones 2021 11 5;33(4):373-376. Epub 2021 Nov 5.

CIBER de Epidemiología y Salud Pública (CIBERESP), Departamento de Salud Pública. Universidad de Santiago de Compostela. Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria de Santiago de Compostela (IDIS).

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November 2021

Prioritizing COVID-19 vaccination for people with addictive disorders.

Adicciones 2021 07 1;33(3):285-286. Epub 2021 Jul 1.

Unitat de Conductes Addictives, Servei de Psiquiatria, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Institut d'Investigació Biomèdica Sant Pau (IIB Sant Pau), Barcelona. Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental (CIBERSAM), Instituto de Salud Carlos III (ISCIII), Madrid.

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Smoking-attributable mortality in Spain: A systematic review.

Adicciones 2021 Jun 15;0(0):1619. Epub 2021 Jun 15.

Área de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Pública, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela.

Smoking-attributable mortality (SAM) is an indicator that reflects the evolution of the tobacco epidemic at the population level. The objective of this study is to identify and to describe published studies that have estimated SAM in Spain. A search in PubMed and EMBASE databases was performed, limited to studies published until April 15th, 2021. Read More

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Consensus document on asthma and smoking of the Regional Asthma Forum of SEPAR.

Adicciones 2021 Jun 15;0(0):1583. Epub 2021 Jun 15.

Unidad de Asma. Unidad Médico-Quirúrgica de Enfermedades Respiratorias. Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocío, Sevilla.

The prevalence of active smoking in adults with asthma is similar in the total population. Smoking is associated with worse clinical control of the disease, a rapid reduction of lung function and a variable response to corticoids. Tobacco consumption negatively affects the quality of life of asthmatic patients as well as increasing the number of medical visits and hospital admissions due to exacerbations. Read More

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