Meta-analysis

Research Update

Antipsychotics for Methamphetamine Psychosis

Topics: Antipsychotic | Meta-analysis | Methamphetamines | Psychosis

REVIEW OF: Srisurapanont M et al, Drug Alcohol Depend 2021;219:108467 STUDY TYPE: Systematic review and network meta-analysis Methamphetamine psychosis (MAP) is difficult to treat, and there are only so many antipsychotics in our repertoire. Randomized clinical trials (RCTs) to manage MAP are few and far between, and the literature thus far has in

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Research Update

Is AA the Toast of the Town?

Topics: Alcohol | Alcohol use disorder | Behavioral treatment | Meta-analysis | Systematic review

Review of: Kelly JF et al, Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2020;(3):CD010216 Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is the most widely used psychosocial treatment for alcohol use disorder (AUD). Historically, low quality of scientific evidence has limited our ability to speak confidently of AA’s effectiveness. Previous Cochrane reviews (which tend to occupy the high

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