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Corrigan, Eileen M and Butler, Shane (1991) Irish alcoholic women in treatment: early findings. International Journal of the Addictions , 26 , (3) , pp. 281-292.

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This article discusses alcoholic women in Ireland, who usually drink alone, in keeping with findings from other countries. Research data about this group and their treatment outcomes is lacking. A representitive sample of women were interviewed for this study with a view to interviewing the women 1 year later. Use of other drugs, drinking patterns, troubles associated with drink and parental drinking are described.

Item Type:Article
Call No:HK2, BB, VH4.2
Page Range:pp. 281-292
Publisher:Taylor & Francis
Accession Number:HRB 3288 (Available)
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Subjects:A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Problem substance use
G Health and disease > Substance use disorder > Alcohol use > Alcohol dependence
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland
T Demographic characteristics > Woman (women / female)

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