Search results for "Pharmacotherapy"

Results 1 - 10 of about 51 for "Pharmacotherapy".

For tobacco dependent, pharmacotherapy is the best medicine

A study in the April 7, 2009 Annals of Internal Medicine found that smokers with chronic illness had the most success quitting when they used triple pharmacotherapy: nicotine patch, nicotine oral ... Hodgkin said. Dr. Hurt strives to touch base with his
July 2009

Mental health

Researchers assessed psychotherapy engagement by the number of sessions completed and pharmacotherapy engagement by the medication adherence item from the Schizophrenia Care and Assessment Program Health Questionnaire (SCAP-HQ). ... The association did
February 2022

Understand obesity before treating it

Other antiobesity pharmacotherapy agents include topiramate, zonisamide, bupropion, metformin, pramlintide, and the sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 inhibitors canagliflozin and dapagliflozin. ... These web-based, interactive learning activities from ACP
June 2021

Smoking cessation

A panel of individuals with expertise and training in tobacco-dependence counseling and/or treatment addressed several pharmacotherapy-initiation questions that routinely confront clinicians caring for adults with tobacco dependence. ... Because our
July 2020

Screening alcohol misuse

include pharmacotherapy), or a referral to treatment for alcohol dependence. ... Without proper screening and assessment, health professionals will not know which patients could benefit from a brief intervention, treatment (which might include
April 2017

Helping more patients quit smoking

But clinicians alone aren't responsible for the underutilization of evidence-based pharmacotherapies, noted Michael B. ... and provide behavioral interventions and FDA-approved pharmacotherapy for cessation to those who use tobacco.
June 2022

Smoking cessation

Researchers attributed the lack of long-term pharmacotherapy effects to small effect sizes rather than low study power. ... Results showed no significant differences among these 3 pharmacotherapies in any of the 26- or 52-week abstinence measures,” the
February 2016

How should internists address e-cigarette use?

Steinberg said. Dr. Foulds recommended the same, noting that pharmacotherapies like varenicline may be even more effective when combined with NRTs and behavioral counseling. ... Beard E, West R, Michie S, Brown J. Association between electronic cigarette
November 2016

Test Yourself

Pharmacotherapy and lifestyle modification are appropriate initial choices for treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) with obstructive symptoms.
April 2022


The panel also made specific recommendations for PAH pharmacotherapy in patients with WHO functional class II, III, and IV symptoms. ... PAH remains an incurable disease; currently clinicians attempt to manage it with pharmacotherapy.
June 2014

Prev   1   2   3   4   5   Next