Health Reference Series: Alcoholism Sourcebook

Editor: Shannon, Joyce Brennfleck
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

ISBN: 978-0-7808-1375-5
Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Image Count: 10
Book Status: Pending
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Alcoholism Sourcebook, 4th Edition, provides information about alcohol use, abuse, and dependence, including the effect of alcohol on physical and mental health; on reproductive and fetal health; and on families, workplaces, and communities. Information is also included on treatment.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part I: Understanding Alcohol - Use and Abuse
  • Chapter 1-Alcohol and Alcohol Use
  • Chapter 2-Psychosocial Factors in Alcohol Use and Alcoholism
  • Chapter 3-Family History
  • Chapter 4-Underage Drinking
  • Chapter 5-Alcohol Use on College Campuses
  • Chapter 6-Women and Alcohol Use
  • Chapter 7-Alcohol Use by Older People
  • Chapter 8-Ethnicity, Culture, and Alcohol Use
  • Chapter 9-Alcohol Facts and Statistics
  • Part II: Diagnosis of Alcoholism
  • Chapter 10-Alcohol Use Disorders (AUD)
  • Chapter 11-Alcohol Screening and Counseling
  • Part III: Risk Factors and Prevention
  • Chapter 12-Genetics of Alcoholism
  • Chapter 13-Understanding Alcohol's Impact on Your Health
  • Chapter 14-Effects of Alcohol on Reproduction and the Reproductive System
  • Chapter 15-Alcohol and Cancer Risk
  • Chapter 16-Alcohol and HIV Risk
  • Chapter 17-The ABCs of BAC
  • Chapter 18-Alcohol Poisoning
  • Chapter 19-Social Risks
  • Chapter 20-Prevention Strategies
  • Chapter 21-Gaps in Clinical Prevention and Treatment for Alcohol Use Disorders (AUD)
  • Part IV: Treatment and Recovery
  • Chapter 22-Exploring Treatment Options for Alcohol Use Disorders (AUD)
  • Chapter 23-The Role of Biomarkers in Treatment of AUD
  • Chapter 24-Detoxification
  • Chapter 25-Post Detoxification
  • Chapter 26-Counseling
  • Chapter 27-Long-Term Support
  • Chapter 28-Novel Approaches to Continuing Care
  • Chapter 29-Medications and Resources
  • Chapter 30-Recovery
  • Chapter 31-Coping with Withdrawal
  • Part V: Clinical Trials and Research on Alcoholism
  • Chapter 32-Clinical Trials - An Overview
  • Chapter 33-Research Initiatives
  • Part VI: Additional Information
  • Chapter 34-Directory of Support Groups for Alcohol-Related Concerns
  • Chapter 35-Glossary of Terms Related to Alcoholism