The SAGE Handbook of Drug & Alcohol Studies: Biological Approaches

Editors: Wolff, Kim, White, Jason and Karch, Steven
Publication Year: 2016
Publisher: Sage UK

ISBN: 978-1-44-629867-1
Category: Social Sciences - Sociology
Image Count: 53
Book Status: Pending
Predicted Release Month: June 2017
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This Handbook is an excellent reference text for the growing number of academics, students, scientists and practitioners in the drug and alcohol studies community, and will be a vital resource to the allied professions involved in work-place drug testing, clinical toxicology, and forensic science.

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Table of Contents

  • Editorial Board
  • List of Figures
  • List of Tables
  • Notes on the Editors and Contributors
  • Introduction
  • PART I DETERMINATION OF SUBSTANCE MISUSE
  • 1 Genetics and Genomics in Addiction Research - Rohit Jaibhagwan Lodhi, David Rossolatos and Katherine Jean Aitchison
  • 2 Basic Pharmacokinetics of Substance Misuse - Kim Wolff
  • 3 Future Directions: The Role of Pharmacogenomics - Jason White and Andrew A. Somogyi
  • PART II PK AND PD IN RELATION TO PATTERNS OF USE
  • 4 Alcohol: Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics - Matthew Goldin and E. Jane Marshall
  • 5 Nicotine: The Pharmacokinetics of Nicotine and Cotinine - Noorzurani Robson
  • 6 Opioids: A Discussion of Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics in Those Who Misuse Drugs - Verena E. Metz and Sandra D. Comer
  • 7 Cocaine: Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics and Addictive Potential - Glenn J. H. Dumont
  • 8 Amphetamine & Methamphetamine: Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics - Kim P. C. Kuypers, Eef L. Theunissen and Johannes G. Ramaekers
  • 9 MDMA: Pharmacokinetics - Magí Farré, Esther Papaseit and Rafael de la Torre
  • 10 Benzodiazepines: A Discussion of Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Effects - Alyson Bond and Malcolm Lader
  • 11 Ketamine: The Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics in Misusing Populations - Kim Wolff
  • 12 Cannabis: The Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Recreational and Medicinal Cannabis - David J. Allsop, Richard Kevin and Jonathon Arnold
  • 13 Synthetic Cannabinoids: The Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Spice and Other Synthetic Cannabinoids - Aarti Gupta and Deepak Cyril D'Souza
  • 14 Khat, Mephedrone and MDPV: Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Parameters - Manuel Ruiz and Lorenza Colzato
  • 15 Gamma-hydroxybutyric Acid and its Analogues: Pharmocokinetics and Pharmacodynamics - John B. Saunders, Jason P. Connor and Gerald F. X. Feeney
  • 16 Polysubstance Use - Jason P. Connor, Gerald F. X. Feeney, Adrian B. Kelly and John B. Saunders
  • PART III DETECTION AND TREATMENT OF DRUG AND ALCOHOL USE
  • 17 A Brief Overview of the Detection of Drug and Alcohol Use: The Matching of Purposes and Procedures - Kim Wolff and Michael Gossop
  • 18 Biomarkers of Alcohol Misuse - Natalie E. Walsham and Roy A. Sherwood
  • 19 Treatment of Opioid Dependence - Kim Wolff, Steven Karch and Jason White
  • 20 Wastewater Analysis for the Measurement of Population Level Drug Use: Sewage-Based Epidemiology - Bram Miserez and Alexander L. N. van Nuijs
  • PART IV SPECIAL SETTINGS
  • 21 Forensic Toxicology and Death Investigation - A. Robert W. Forrest
  • 22 Alcohol-related Offences, Alcohol Use Disorders and the Workplace - Kim Wolff, Samantha Gross, Noorzurani Robson and E. Jane Marshall
  • 23 Future Directions: What is the Way Forward for Toxicology and Forensic Research? - Steven Karch
  • PART V CONTROVERSIES AND NEW APPROACHES
  • 24 Intravenous Abuse of Methylphenidate - Bjarni O. Rafnar and Gudrun Dora Bjarnadottir
  • 25 Non Addictive Drug Use: The Way Forward - Christian P. Müller
  • 26 Different Approaches to Setting Limits for Drugs and Alcohol Use When Driving - Kim Wolff
  • 27 Where do Gambling and Internet ‘Addictions’ Belong? The Status of ‘Other’ Addictions - Mark D. Griffiths, Daria J. Kuss, Halley M. Pontes and Joël Billieux
  • 28 Emerging Tobacco Trends from the Arabian Cultures (Waterpipe and Dokha): Global Prevalence, Health Risks and Propensity for Abuse - Annie Crookes
  • 29 Treating Benzodiazepine Dependence – Abstinence or Maintenance? - Deborah Zador
  • 30 ADHD: Pathways into Addiction, Diagnosis and Pharmacotherapy - Pieter-Jan Carpentier, Philip Asherson and Ulrich Müller
  • 31 Exploratory Models to Explain Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and its Association with Substance Use - Susan Young and Ottilie Sedgwick