Selected Scientific Papers by Dr. Volkow

Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Drug Overdose Deaths in the US During the COVID-19 Pandemic
JAMA Network Open, September 2022

Association of COVID-19 with New-Onset Alzheimer's Disease
Journal of Alzheimer’s disease, July 2022

Sex differences in weight gain during medication-based treatment for opioid use disorder: A meta-analysis and retrospective analysis of clinical trial data
Drug and Alcohol Dependence, July 2022

Disparities in sleep duration among American children: effects of race and ethnicity, income, age, and sex
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, July 2022

Methadone-Involved Overdose Deaths in the US Before and After Federal Policy Changes Expanding Take-Home Methadone Doses From Opioid Treatment Programs
JAMA Psychiatry, July 2022

Preaddiction-A Missing Concept for Treating Substance Use Disorders
JAMA Psychiatry, July 2022

Research to Move Policy - Using Evidence to Advance Health Equity for Substance Use Disorders
New England Journal of Medicine, June 2022

Need for comprehensive and timely data to address the opioid overdose epidemic without a blindfold
Addiction, May 2022

Association Between Receipt of Antidepressants and Retention in Buprenorphine Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder: A Population-Based Retrospective Cohort Study
The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, April 2022

Trends in Prevalence of Cigarette Smoking Among US Adults With Major Depression or Substance Use Disorders, 2006-2019
JAMA, April 2022

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