The prestigious list of the world`s most cited scientists - the Clarivate Analytics 2018 ranking - includes six specialists from Poland, among them five cardiologists associated with the Polish Cardiac Society.
Nicotine, alcohol, illegal substances, gambling, pornography, overeating - addiction can have different forms and different courses. Psychologists from the Polish Academy of Sciences have developed the application Nałogometr (Addiction meter), design to support users who recover from addictions and help scientists to better understand the causes of relapse.
Researchers from Polish universities and the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) will compare treatment of postoperative pain with opioids in Poland and in the U.S., the specialists conducting the study informed PAP. This is the first scientific project implemented as part of broader Polish-American cooperation.