Ayman Fareed

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Illicit opioid intoxication: diagnosis and treatment
    A Fareed
    Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    Subst Abuse 5:17-25. 2011
  2. doi request reprint QTc interval prolongation for patients in methadone maintenance treatment: a five years follow-up study
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 39:235-40. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder and opiate addiction: a literature review
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Addict Dis 32:168-79. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of diabetes mellitus and abnormal blood glucose in patients receiving opioid maintenance treatment
    Ayman Fareed
    Atlanta Veterans Administration Medical Center, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    Am J Addict 22:411-6. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Effect of buprenorphine dose on treatment outcome
    Ayman Fareed
    Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, Georgia 30033, USA
    J Addict Dis 31:8-18. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Treatment outcome for flexible dosing buprenorphine maintenance treatment
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:155-60. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Benefits of retention in methadone maintenance and chronic medical conditions as risk factors for premature death among older heroin addicts
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, School of Medicine, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 15:227-34. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Effect of methadone maintenance treatment on heroin craving, a literature review
    Ayman Fareed
    Atlanta, VA Medical Center, Emory University, School of Medicine, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    J Addict Dis 30:27-38. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Heroin anticraving medications: a systematic review
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, School of Medicine Atlanta VA Medical center, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:332-41. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Onsite QTc interval screening for patients in methadone maintenance treatment
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, School of Medicine, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    J Addict Dis 29:15-22. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Illicit opioid intoxication: diagnosis and treatment
    A Fareed
    Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    Subst Abuse 5:17-25. 2011
    ..We also described the signs and symptoms, and diagnoses of intoxication and overdose. Lastly, we updated the reader about the most recent recommendations for treatment and prevention of opioid intoxications and overdose...
  2. doi request reprint QTc interval prolongation for patients in methadone maintenance treatment: a five years follow-up study
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 39:235-40. 2013
    ..In this study we wanted to identify the predictor factors for QTc prolongation >500 ms and other medical risk factors for mortality in this population...
  3. doi request reprint Comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder and opiate addiction: a literature review
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Addict Dis 32:168-79. 2013
    ..g., Seeking Safety) may improve treatment outcomes in this population. More research is needed to understand the underlying mechanisms for this comorbidity and to improve treatment response. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of diabetes mellitus and abnormal blood glucose in patients receiving opioid maintenance treatment
    Ayman Fareed
    Atlanta Veterans Administration Medical Center, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    Am J Addict 22:411-6. 2013
    ..Buprenorphine is a partial opioid agonist and may have less impact on the risk of developing diabetes mellitus (DM) compared to full opioid agonists like methadone...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of buprenorphine dose on treatment outcome
    Ayman Fareed
    Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, Georgia 30033, USA
    J Addict Dis 31:8-18. 2012
    ..021, R(2) Adjusted = 0.36). Strong evidence exists based on 21 randomized clinical trials that the higher buprenorphine dose may improve retention in buprenorphine maintenance treatment...
  6. doi request reprint Treatment outcome for flexible dosing buprenorphine maintenance treatment
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:155-60. 2012
    ..Achieving the best treatment outcome with the least cost should be the goal for buprenorphine office-based treatment...
  7. doi request reprint Benefits of retention in methadone maintenance and chronic medical conditions as risk factors for premature death among older heroin addicts
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, School of Medicine, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 15:227-34. 2009
    ..Identifying risk factors for premature mortality and potential targets for early intervention may reduce rates of premature mortality in older patients maintained on methadone...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of methadone maintenance treatment on heroin craving, a literature review
    Ayman Fareed
    Atlanta, VA Medical Center, Emory University, School of Medicine, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    J Addict Dis 30:27-38. 2011
    ..Methadone provides a helpful tool for reducing some components of craving and risk of relapse for patient receiving MMT...
  9. doi request reprint Heroin anticraving medications: a systematic review
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, School of Medicine Atlanta VA Medical center, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:332-41. 2010
    ..Heroin craving is a trigger for relapse and dropping out of treatment. Methadone has been the standard medication for the management of heroin craving...
  10. doi request reprint Onsite QTc interval screening for patients in methadone maintenance treatment
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, School of Medicine, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    J Addict Dis 29:15-22. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Methadone maintenance dosing guideline for opioid dependence, a literature review
    Ayman Fareed
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, School of Medicine, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    J Addict Dis 29:1-14. 2010
    ..However, this is not the current consensus but rather is based on the limited promising data the authors have; it could be considered if the benefits outweigh the risks for some patients...
  12. doi request reprint High dose versus moderate dose methadone maintenance: is there a better outcome?
    Ayman Fareed
    School of Medicine, Emory University, Decatur, GA, USA
    J Addict Dis 28:399-405. 2009
    ..03). High doses of methadone greater than 100 mg daily may provide a better outcome for illicit opiate use among some patients who would not respond to moderate doses...
  13. doi request reprint Comparison of QTc interval prolongation for patients in methadone versus buprenorphine maintenance treatment: a 5-year follow-up
    Ayman Fareed
    a Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, Georgia, USA
    J Addict Dis 32:244-51. 2013
    ..Patients in BMT may not need to be screened routinely for QTc prolongation. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Predictors of substance abuse treatment outcome in hospitalized veterans
    Sreedevi Vayalapalli
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Addict 22:358-65. 2013
    ..The authors performed retrospective chart review to find predictors of substance abuse treatment outcome in hospitalized veterans at Atlanta VA Medical Center...