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Erickson, Carlton K (2007) The science of addiction : from neurobiology to treatment. New York: W.W. Norton .

A leading addictions specialist presents information about the neurobiology of drug and alcohol addictions and how individuals with addictions respond to various therapies. The strong focus on the most commonly addictive drugs -- alcohol, nicotine, cocaine, heroin -- as well as others, ensures wide coverage of this issue

Item Type:Book
Call No:GC2
Publisher:W.W. Norton
Place of Publication:New York
Keywords:AOD use, abuse, and dependence, theory of AODU, neurobiological theory of AODU, brain, AODR structural brain damage, AODD treatment, neurobiology (field), problem alcohol use
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Accession Number:HRB 3913 (Available)
Subjects:G Health and disease > Disease model > Medical model
B Substances > Cocaine
HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method
B Substances > Opioids (opiates) > Heroin
B Substances > Alcohol
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Theory of substance use > Biological substance use disorder theory
G Health and disease > State of health > Physical health
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Effects and consequences
B Substances > Tobacco (cigarette smoking)
E Concepts in biomedical areas > General life processes (physiology)

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