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The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Psychiatry
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Psychiatry. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Emergency Legal Authority and the Opioid Crisis
01/01/70 - Opioid-overdose deaths in the United States have steadily increased for the past 15 years, with more than 33,000 such deaths reported in 2015. The epidemic is unfolding on two fronts: use of prescription opioid pain relievers (OPRs) accounts for approximately half of opioid-overdose deaths, and…

Compartment Syndrome
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Preparing for the Next Harvey, Irma, or Maria ? Addressing Research Gaps
01/01/70 - Extreme events often cast in bold relief what we do and don?t know about medicine and public health. In recent weeks, three hurricanes, each characterized by "unprecedented" features, have illuminated our knowledge gaps regarding the consequences of disasters and their mitigation. Hurricanes…

Dreams Deferred ? The Public Health Consequences of Rescinding DACA
01/01/70 - After months of conflicting statements, President Donald Trump has announced that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, a landmark immigration program introduced during the Obama administration, will be rescinded as of March 2018. The announcement was made in the face of…

After the Mass Shooting in Las Vegas ? Finding Common Ground on Gun Control
01/01/70 - We?ve seen so many mass shootings ? in theaters, in churches, in nightclubs, in schools ? that each new episode of the mass slaughter of Americans induces a weary sense of déjà vu. But some realities of the recent mass shooting in Las Vegas, the largest in modern history, might help produce action,…

Delirium in Hospitalized Older Adults
01/01/70 - Foreword. This Journal feature begins with a case vignette highlighting a common clinical problem. Evidence supporting various strategies is then presented, followed by a review of formal guidelines, when they exist. The article ends with the author?s clinical recommendations. Stage. A 75-year-old…

Pulmonary Foreign-Body Granulomatosis
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Waving Hello to Noninvasive Deep-Brain Stimulation
01/01/70 - Disorders of brain function are leading causes of disease burden. The clinical manifestations of neurologic and psychiatric disorders are often caused by malfunction in circuits in the brain that regulate sensory, motor, cognitive, and behavioral functions. The signs and symptoms of the disorders…

Stretching the Scope ? Becoming Frontline Addiction-Medicine Providers
01/01/70 - On our infectious diseases (ID) consult service, we recently cared for Mr. C. a young man with Staphylococcus aureus tricuspid valve endocarditis, septic arthritis, and empyema that were consequences of his opioid use disorder (OUD). Several years earlier, he had started taking oxycodone at…

The Role of Science in Addressing the Opioid Crisis
01/01/70 - Opioid misuse and addiction is an ongoing and rapidly evolving public health crisis, requiring innovative scientific solutions. In response, and because no existing medication is ideal for every patient, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is joining with private partners to launch an…

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