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Alcohol Dependence Clinical Trials

A listing of Alcohol Dependence medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.

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Found (262) clinical trials

Integrated Treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Substance Abuse in Young Adults

The purpose of the study is to determine the safety and efficacy of an integrated treatment for substance abuse and posttraumatic stress disorder for young adults. The integrated treatment includes two established psychosocial treatments for substance abuse (Contingency Management) and posttraumatic stress disorder (Prolonged Exposure therapy).

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Maintaining Independence and Sobriety Through Systems Integration Outreach and Networking

Background: Homeless Veterans often have multiple health care and psychosocial needs, including assistance with access to housing and health care, as well as support for ongoing treatment engagement. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) developed specialized Homeless Patient Alignment Care Teams (HPACT) with the goal of offering an integrated, "one-stop ...

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Community Supported Risk Reduction for Syringe Exchange Participants

Participants of syringe exchange programs routinely suffer from untreated or under-treated substance use disorder, a situation that is associated with significant individual and public health costs. These individuals are also routinely embedded within social networks that reinforce continued drug use and related HIV-risk behaviors. The welfare of these individuals and ...

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10 Days of Theta Burst Stimulation as a Tool to Treat Cocaine Dependence

Cocaine dependence is a particularly difficult substance use disorder to treat. There is currently a lot of scientific inertia focused on the development of novel, neural circuit based strategies for intervention. A prior NARC funded pilot project in non-treatment seeking cocaine users demonstrated that a single session of medial prefrontal ...

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A Novel Compound for Alcoholism Treatment: A Translational Strategy

Objective Ghrelin is a 28-amino acid peptide that stimulates appetite and food intake. It is an endogenous ligand for the growth hormone secretagogue receptor (GHSR1a). Preclinical studies suggest that ghrelin modulates alcohol reward processing. Previous work from our research team, indicated that intravenous (IV) ghrelin administration, compared to placebo, results ...

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The Impact of Alternative Social Assistance Disbursement on Drug-related Harm

Coordinated monthly income assistance payments, while seeking to alleviate poverty, can also have negative and unintended impacts, particularly among people who use illicit drugs (PWUD). Observational research has identified escalations in drug-related harm coinciding with monthly assistance payments, such as overdose, treatment interruption, hospital admissions and public disorder. This project ...

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Preventing HIV/STI in Urban Adolescents Via an mHealth Primary Care Intervention

HIV/STI and drug abuse remain significant public health priorities in the US and youth are disproportionately affected. Youth between the ages of 15 - 24 constitute 25% of the sexually experienced population, yet account for 46% and 50% of HIV infections and new STIs, respectively. National surveillance data indicate that ...

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Effects of Repeated Memory Training on Memory Function and Addiction Related Processes

Prospective memory is the ability to implement an intention to the future (e.g. remember to take medication, attend a scheduled meeting), and has receive little attention in addiction. The investigators propose that prospective memory plays a critical, yet unrecognized, role in major human behavior change such as that required in ...

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Defining the Clinical Role of Topiramate in the Treatment of Alcohol Dependence in Australia

Clinicians urgently require new treatment strategies for the treatment of alcohol dependence. Although alcohol use disorders are a leading cause of preventable death in Australia, their treatment is generally not evidence based. The medications currently approved for use in Australia for the management of alcohol dependence have limited efficacy, and ...

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Tapering of Long-term Opioid Therapy in Chronic Pain Population. RCT With 12 Months Follow up

Chronic non-cancer pain is a major problem in society and a common cause to seek health care. The suffering is complex as it, besides pain, often includes psychological symptoms and may decrease the ability to participate in work life. Pharmacological treatments have limited possibilities to ease suffering. Opioids used in ...

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