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Criminal career-related factors among female robbers in the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil, and a presumed 'revolving-door' situation
(ASSOC BRASILEIRA PSIQUIATRIASAO PAULO, 2012)
Introduction: Risk-taking behaviors, family criminality, poverty, and poor parenting have been frequently associated with an earlier onset of criminal activities and a longer criminal career among male convicts. Objective: ...
Substance use disorder comorbidity with schizophrenia in families of Mexican and Central American Ancestry
(Schizophrenia Research 120 (2010) 87–94, 2010)
Objectives:The aims of this study were to estimate the frequency and course of substances use disorders in Latino patients with schizophrenia and to ascertain risk factors associated with substance use disorders in this ...
Fluoxetina: indícios de uso inadequado
(Instituto de Psiquiatria da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 2009-01-01)
OBJECTIVE: Investigate the use of fluoxetine in Santo André city, SP, by collecting and analyzing special prescriptions (SP) issued by physicians and filed in compounding pharmacies and drugstores of that city. METHODS: ...
Factores asociados a uso inapropiado de opioides en dolor crónico no oncológico en una población de Bogotá
(Universidad del RosarioEspecialización en Medicina del Dolor y Cuidado PaliativoEscuela de Medicina y Ciencias de la Salud, 2019)
Objective: Chronic non-cancer pain constitutes a worldwide public health problem. Sometimes it requires management with prescription opioids, which use can be associated with complications such as misuse/abuse of these ...
Crack Cocaine Use in Barcelona: A Reason of Worry
(INFORMA HEALTHCARE, 2010)
In Spain, crack cocaine use is silently increasing. In Barcelona, an intentional sample was selected to describe the general characteristics of this consumption. Participants were submitted to an interview and data were ...
Redução de danos do uso indevido de drogas no contexto da escola promotora de saúde
(ABRASCO - Associação Brasileira de Saúde Coletiva, 2006-09-01)
The goal of this paper is to review the school-based drugs misuse prevention programs, and to establish a connection with the health promotion and health promoting school concepts, in an attempt to create a new proposal. ...
Prospective identification of pregnant women drinking four or more standard drinks (≥48 g) of alcohol per day
We aimed to identify drinking rates in a prospectively identified cohort of pregnant women, and subsequently, to identify the drinkers of 48 g or more alcohol/day among them, by using complementary methods for verifying ...
The prevention and care of HIV-Infected drug users in contemporary Brazil
(Taylor & Francis Group, LLC, 2006)
Neuropsychological Assessment of Current and Past Crack Cocaine Users
(TAYLOR & FRANCIS INC, 2009)
Background: Cognitive changes due to crack cocaine consumption remain unclear Methods: For clarification, 55 subjects were assigned to three groups: control group, crack cocaine current users, and ex-users. Participants ...
Patterns of Ecstasy Use and Associated Harm: Results of a Brazilian Online Survey
(TAYLOR & FRANCIS INC, 2009)
The aim of this study was to gather information about ecstasy users in Brazil, particularly on issues related to risks associated to the use of the drug, so as to offer a basis to prevention projects. A total of 1,140 ...