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On Impulsivity: The Neuroscience of Behavior Associated with Addiction
Diana Martinez, MD and Pierre Trifilieff, PhD

Impulsivity - or the inability to inhibit responses despite their negative consequences - may partly explain why some individuals are more prone to develop addiction when exposed to drugs of abuse and offer clues for providing treatment.

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Twelve Step Recovery and Medication Assisted Therapies
Louis E. Baxter, Sr., MD, FASAM

Every chronic medical disease employs and encourages the use of medications in concert with life-style changes. Addiction medicine should examine the benefit of following suit.

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ASAM Releases White Paper on Drug Testing

by Beth Haynes | Dec 16, 2013

On December 12, 2013, ASAM released a white paper that reviews the science and current practice of drug testing. Though not a clinical guideline, the white paper does explore the wide range of applications for drug testing and its utility in a variety of medical and non-medical settings.

ASAM's white paper promotes the use of drug testing as a primary prevention, diagnostic, and monitoring tool in the management of addiction or drug misuse in medical practice.

To view the entire press release, click here.

To read the white paper, click here.

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ASAM Releases White Paper on Drug Testing

by Beth Haynes | Dec 16, 2013

On December 12, 2013, ASAM released a white paper that reviews the science and current practice of drug testing. Though not a clinical guideline, the white paper does explore the wide range of applications for drug testing and its utility in a variety of medical and non-medical settings.

ASAM's white paper promotes the use of drug testing as a primary prevention, diagnostic, and monitoring tool in the management of addiction or drug misuse in medical practice.

To view the entire press release, click here.

To read the white paper, click here.

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Your ASAM

ASAM Releases White Paper on Drug Testing

by Beth Haynes | Dec 16, 2013

On December 12, 2013, ASAM released a white paper that reviews the science and current practice of drug testing. Though not a clinical guideline, the white paper does explore the wide range of applications for drug testing and its utility in a variety of medical and non-medical settings.

ASAM's white paper promotes the use of drug testing as a primary prevention, diagnostic, and monitoring tool in the management of addiction or drug misuse in medical practice.

To view the entire press release, click here.

To read the white paper, click here.

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ASAM Releases White Paper on Drug Testing

by Beth Haynes | Dec 16, 2013

On December 12, 2013, ASAM released a white paper that reviews the science and current practice of drug testing. Though not a clinical guideline, the white paper does explore the wide range of applications for drug testing and its utility in a variety of medical and non-medical settings.

ASAM's white paper promotes the use of drug testing as a primary prevention, diagnostic, and monitoring tool in the management of addiction or drug misuse in medical practice.

To view the entire press release, click here.

To read the white paper, click here.

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