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Heather, Nick and Peters, Timothy J and Stockwell, Tim, eds. (2001) International handbook of alcohol dependence and problems. Chichester: John Wiley .

This handbook bridges the many disciplines involved in the research, treatment, and prevention of alcoholism and reviews the current knowledge over the whole field of alcohol studies. It also addresses the basic mechanisms of alcohol's effects on human physiology and behaviour.
• A complete source of information and reference for all aspects of alcohol studies and all contributory disciplines
• Written in a style accessible to a wide range of professional readers, academics, and researchers.
• Covers clinical pathology, antecedents of drinking, drinking patterns and types of alcohol problem, treatment and recovery, and prevention.


Item Type:Book
Date:2001
Call No:BB, GC6
Pages:xvii,
Publisher:John Wiley
Place of Publication:Chichester
ISBN:0-471-98375-6
Keywords:AOD use, AOD use pattern, alcohol consumption, AODD recovery, detoxification, alcohol dependence, AODR genetic markers, AOD prevention, comorbidity, AODD treatment, Alcoholics Anonymous, event sponsorship, advertising media, mass media, AOD education, problem AOD user, problem alcohol use
Notes:Includes bibliographical references, and subject and author index.
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Accession Number:HRB 3728 (Available)
Subjects:G Health and disease > Substance use disorder > Alcohol use > Alcohol withdrawal syndrome
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Problem substance use
HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Substance use behaviour > Alcohol consumption
G Health and disease > Disorder by cause > Genetic disorder
G Health and disease > Substance use disorder > Alcohol use > Alcohol intoxication
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Substance use behaviour > Abstinence
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Natural history of substance use > Recovery
G Health and disease > Substance use disorder > Alcohol use > Alcohol dependence
G Health and disease > Substance related disorder > Dual diagnosis (comorbidity)
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Substance use prevention
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Marketing and public relations (advertising)
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Effects and consequences
E Concepts in biomedical areas > General life processes (physiology)

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