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Principles of addiction medicine

Author: Richard Ries; Ovid Technologies, Inc.
Publisher: Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 4th ed.View all editions and formats
"This text from the American Society of Addiction Medicine is valuable for all physicians and mental-health personnel who specialize in addiction medicine and who treat patients with addiction disorders. The chapters blend scientific principles underlying addiction with the practical essentials of clinical addiction medicine. Many of the contributors are affiliated with leading government agencies that study  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Livres numériques
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Ries; Ovid Technologies, Inc.
OCLC Number: 624437919
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 26 avril 2010).
In Books@Ovid.
Description: xxix, 1570 pages : illustrations, fichiers HTML
Contents: SECTION 1 Basic Science and Core Concepts Drug Addiction: The Neurobiology of Behavior Gone Awry The Epidemiology of Substance Use Disorders The Anatomy of Addiction From Neurobiology to Treatment: Progress Against Addiction Understanding "Behavioral Addictions:" Insights from Research SECTION 2 Pharmacology Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Principles The Pharmacology of Alcohol The Pharmacology of Nonalcohol Sedative Hypnotics The Pharmacology of Long-Acting as Contrasted with Short-Acting Opioids The Pharmacology of Cocaine, Amphetamines, and Other Stimulants The Pharmacology of Caffeine The Pharmacology of Nicotine and Tobacco The Pharmacology of Cannabinoids The Pharmacology of Classical Hallucinogens and Related Designer Drugs The Pharmacology of Dissociatives The Pharmacology of Inhalants The Pharmacology of Anabolic Androgenic Steroids SECTION 3 Diagnosis, Assessment and Early Intervention Screening and Brief Intervention Laboratory Diagnosis Assessment Environmental Approaches to Prevention SECTION 4 Overview of Addiction Treatment Addiction Medicine in America: Its Birth and Early History(1750-1935) with a Modern Postscript Treatment of Heavy Drinking and Alcohol Use Disorders Integrating Evidence-Based Components into a Functional Continuum of Addiction Care SECTION 5 Special Issues in Addiction Medicine Nonmedical Use of Prescription Medications Special Issues in Treatment: Women SECTION 6 Management of Intoxication and Withdrawal Management of Intoxication and Withdrawal: General Principles Management of Alcohol Intoxication and Withdrawal SECTION 7 Pharmacologic Interventions Medications for Use in Alcohol Rehabilitation Management of Sedative-Hypnotic Intoxication and Withdrawal SECTION 8 Behavioral Interventions Enhancing Motivation to Change Group Therapies SECTION 9 Mutual Help, Twelve Step, and Other Recovery Programs Twelve Step Programs in Recovery Recent Research into Twelve Step Programs SECTION 10 Medical Disorders and Complications of Addiction Medical and Surgical Complications of Addiction Cardiovascular Consequences of Alcohol and Other Drug Use SECTION 11 Co-occurring Addiction and Psychiatric Disorders Substance-Induced Mental Disorders Co-occurring Addiction and Affective Disorders SECTION 12 Pain and Addiction The Neurophysiology of Pain and Interfaces With Addiction Psychological Issues in the Management of Pain SECTION 13 Children and Adolescents Epidemiology of Adolescent Substance Abuse Preventing Substance Abuse among Children and Adolescents SECTION 14 Ethical, Legal, and Liability Issues in Addiction Practice Ethical Issues in Addiction Practice Appendices Appendix 1. ASAM Addiction Terminology Appendix 2. Screening Instruments Appendix 3. Crosswalks of the ASAM Patient Placement Criteria, Second Edition, Revised (ASAM PPC-2R) Appendix 4. Summary of the DSM Diagnostic Criteria Appendix 5. Summary of the ICD-10 Diagnostic Criteria Appendix 6. Federal Schedules of Controlled Drugs Appendices can be found on-line at the Solution site: Index
Other Titles: Books@Ovid.


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