Selected Scientific Papers by Dr. Volkow

Association between cannabis use disorder and schizophrenia stronger in young males than in females Psychological Medicine, May 2023

Measures of Brain Connectivity and Cognition by Sex in US Children JAMA Network Open, February 2023

Tobacco, Alcohol, Cannabis, and Other Drug Use in the US Before and During the Early Phase of the COVID-19 Pandemic JAMA Network Open, January 2023

Trends and Characteristics of Buprenorphine-Involved Overdose Deaths Prior to and During the COVID-19 Pandemic JAMA Network Open, January 2023

Association of COVID-19 with endocarditis in patients with cocaine or opioid use disorders in the US 
Molecular Psychiatry, December 2022

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

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