Robert Maslansky, MD

Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine

Keywords
substance misuse, AIDS, hepatitis C, heroin dependency, addiction , alcohol dependency and its treatment, cardioprotective effect of opiates opioids and methadone HCl
Summary

The laboratory work on isolated cardiomyocytes, intact hearts and whole animals demonstrates that the opiates simulate ischemic preconditioning thus protecting the heart from damage by its loss of blood supply. We have shown this in a human population maintained on methadone for the treatment of heroin addiction. See referenced work in bibliography

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Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine

MD from Columbia University

A review of "insomnia: a cultural history"

Maslansky, Robert

Journal of addictive diseases. 2011 Apr; 30(2):181-182

Methadone treatment

Maslansky, Robert

Clinical addiction psychiatry. New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010. p.?-?. (Cambridge medicine) (5743)

Ziedonis, Douglas M; Amass, Leslie; Steinberg, Marc; Woody, George; Krejci, Jonathan; Annon, Jeffrey J; Cohen, Allan J; Waite-O'Brien, Nancy; Stine, Susan M; McCarty, Dennis; Reid, Malcolm S; Brown, Lawrence S Jr; Maslansky, Robert; Winhusen, Theresa; Babcock, Dean; Brigham, Greg; Muir, Joan; Orr, Deborah; Buchan, Betty J; Horton, Terry; Ling, Walter

Drug & alcohol dependence. 2009 Jan 01; 99(1-3):28-36

Patients with substance abuse problems: Effective identification, diagnosis, and treatment

Maslansky, R

Journal of addictive diseases. 2008 Mar 28; 27(1):86-86

Review of Freedom and neurobiology [Book Review]

Maslansky, Robert

Journal of addictive diseases. 2007; 26(2):92-93Feb

Review of Speed>Ecstasy>Ritalin: The science of amphetamines [Book Review]

Maslansky, Robert

Journal of addictive diseases. 2007; 26(4):89-90Feb

The treatment of opioid dependence

Maslansky, R

Journal of addictive diseases. 2006 Aug; 25(4):146-147

Galanter, Marc; Dermatis, Helen; Glickman, Linda; Maslansky, Robert; Sellers, M Brealyn; Neumann, Erna; Rahman-Dujarric, Claudia

Journal of substance abuse treatment. 2004 Jun; 26(4):313-318