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A Handbook on Drug and Alcohol Abuse

The Biomedical Aspects

by Gail Winger

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages194
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Open LibraryOL7391105M
ISBN 100195172795
ISBN 109780195172799

When I wrote the foreword to the first edition of the Medical Consequences of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, I stated that the information in the book would remain current “for many years to come.”Not satisfied with such currency, Dr. John Brick, editor, has chosen to update and expand upon the topics presented earlier, plus add a number of new and unique chapters. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. A handbook on drug and alcohol abuse by Frederick G. Hofmann, , Oxford University Press edition, in English - 2nd :

Handbook of the Medical Consequences of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Second Edition is the newly-updated classic reference text that provides even more detailed and expanded information on the pharmacological, toxicological, and neuropsychological consequences of alcohol and drug abuse. Eight new chapters of crucial information have been added. drug abuse treatment studies. They are intended for use by drug abuse treatment practitioners, mental health professionals, and all others con-cerned with the treatment of drug addiction. The manuals present clear, helpful information to aid drug treatment practitioners in providing the best possible care that science has to Size: KB.

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Fourth Edition. Gail Winger, James H. Woods, and Frederick G. Hofmann, the late. This comprehensive text on the pharmacological, medical, and legal aspects of drug abuse has been thoroughly updated, and a new chapter on club drugs added. For the Patient/Client: To assure competent, professional alcohol and drug abuse services to persons suffering from chemical dependency; to improve the quality of service being provided to the client and family members.

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Hofmann, and James H. Woods was published in New York by Oxford University Press in A 4th edition, updated with a chapter for "Club Drugs", was published in The book garnered a mixed reception from medical her: Oxford University Press.

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Wartenberg --Abuse of amphetamines, cocaine and other stimulant drugs / David G. Benzer, Mary Nold-Klett --The abuse of hallucinogenic drugs / Jess. Employee Drug Policy The faculty and staff of Rhodes, as citizens, are responsible for knowing and complying with all applicable state and local laws that make it a crime to possess, sell, deliver or manufacture those drugs considered to be “controlled substances” by the state of Tennessee.

This Handbook explores the origins, development, and course of substance use as it emerges and unfolds in adolescence. Given the large causal network involved in adolescent substance use and abuse as well as its powerful impact, both at the time of use and in terms of the long term outcomes and complications of use, the domains covered by this volume range from infancy to .for the Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor Level II (CADC II).

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