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By Norman S. Miller,Mark S. Gold

ISBN-10: 0470740337

ISBN-13: 9780470740330

This booklet has a much broader concentration than conventional books written approximately drug and alcohol addictions. This targeted ebook is written through clinical experts who diagnose, deal with and study addictive issues of their specialities. hence, it meets the desires of the common scientific practitioner who desires to find out about and deal with sufferers with addictive problems of their practices. simply because alcohol and drug difficulties are so conventional and impact health conditions profoundly, the clinical professional will increase their wisdom and talent to diagnose and deal with addictive problems of their specialties.

Drug and alcohol addictions ensue mostly in scientific populations; 25–50% of sufferers visible by means of fundamental care physicians have alcohol and drug issues, with even better occurrence in sure scientific strong point populations. Drug use (including illicit drug use and genuine or perceived misuse of prescribed medications), alcohol use, and what has been referred to as dangerous ingesting are much more universal in trauma facilities and our society. at present, there aren't any authoritative dependancy texts that concentrate on the identity, intervention and administration of both “addictive problems in scientific populations” or “medical problems in habit populations”.

Neurobiological development within the box of dependancy has been impressive and evidence-based remedies have constructed at a stupendous speed, with bench to workplace purposes for tobacco, alcohol and medicine. Pharmacological and psychosocial remedies are defined right here intimately and in sensible phrases. The clinical and psychological problems of dependancy are defined comprehensively through the textual content. scientific concerns are the principal subject matter, with the factors of medical perform grounded within the most present study. The chapters comprise sensible displays of either medical and study fabrics, with tools for screening and overview and treatment.

It may be worthy for all these looking details to aid a sufferer or relations with a tobacco, alcohol or drug challenge. we are hoping this ebook can provide solutions and course to the identity and administration of addictions and their scientific issues in sufferer populations.

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