Selected Scientific Papers by Dr. Volkow

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

Naloxone's dose-dependent displacement of [11C]carfentanil and duration of receptor occupancy in the rat brain
Scientific Reports, April 2022

Association of Severity of Adolescent Substance Use Disorders and Long-term Outcomes
JAMA Network Open, April 2022

Incidence Rates and Clinical Outcomes of SARS-CoV-2 Infection With the Omicron and Delta Variants in Children Younger Than 5 Years in the US
JAMA Pediatrics, April 2022

Intentional Drug Overdose Deaths in the United States
The American Journal of Psychiatry, February 2022

Comparison of mRNA-1273 and BNT162b2 Vaccines on Breakthrough SARS-CoV-2 Infections, Hospitalizations, and Death During the Delta-Predominant Period
JAMA, January 2022

Increased Risk for COVID-19 Breakthrough Infection in Fully Vaccinated Patients with Substance Use Disorders in the United States Between December 2020 and August 2021
World Psychiatry, October 2021 

Methamphetamine Use, Methamphetamine Use Disorder, and Associated Overdose Deaths Among US Adults
JAMA Psychiatry, September 2021

Addiction Should Be Treated, Not Penalized
Neuropsychopharmacology, August 2021

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