Author Lowinson, Joyce H
Title Substance Abuse : A Comprehensive Textbook
Imprint Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health, 2004
©2005
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Edition 4th ed
Descript 1 online resource (1445 pages)
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Series Spiral Manual
Spiral Manual
Note Substance Abuse -- Preface -- Contributors -- Contents -- SECTION I Foundations -- 1 Historical Perspectives -- 2 Epidemiology -- 3 U.S. Federal Drug Policy -- SECTION II Determinants of Substance Abuse and Dependence -- 4 Genetic Factors in the Risk for Substance Use Disorders -- 5 Brain-Reward Mechanisms -- 6 Psychodynamics -- 7 Sociocultural Issues -- SECTION III Substances of Abuse -- 8 Alcohol: Neurobiology -- 9 Alcohol: Clinical Aspects -- 10 Opiates: Neurobiology -- 11 Opiates: Clinical Aspects -- 12 Cocaine and Crack: Neurobiology -- 13 Cocaine and Crack: Clinical Aspects -- 14 The Neurobiology of Marijuana -- 15 Marihuana: Clinical Aspects -- 16 Amphetamines and Other Stimulants -- 17 Sedative-Hypnotics -- 18 Hallucinogens -- 19 Phencyclidine (PCP) -- 20 Inhalants -- 21 Designer Drugs -- 22 MDMA -- 23 Nicotine -- 24 Caffeine -- 25 Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids -- 26 Prescription Opiate Abuse -- SECTION IV Related Compulsive and Addictive Behaviors -- 27 Eating Disorders -- 28 Pathologic Gambling -- 29 Addiction and Cults: Synthesizing a Model for Treating Ex-Members -- 30 Sexual Addiction: Nosology, Diagnosis, Etiology, and Treatment -- 31 Internet/Computer Addiction -- 32 Collecting, Accumulation, and Hoarding: Acquisitions and Their Discontents -- SECTION V Evaluation and Early Treatment -- 33 Diagnosis and Classification: DSM-IV-TR and ICD-1 -- Diagnostic Laboratory: Screening for Drug Abuse -- SECTION VI Treatment Approaches -- 35 Detoxification -- 36 Alcoholics Anonymous -- 37 Alternative Support Groups -- 38 The Therapeutic Community -- 39 Methadone Maintenance -- 40 Buprenorphine for the Treatment of Opioid Addiction -- 41 Alternative Pharmacotherapies for Opioid Addiction -- 42 Individual Psychotherapy -- 43 Group Therapy with Outpatients -- 44 Family/Couples Approaches to Treatment Engagement and Therapy
45 The Role of Coercion in Drug Treatment -- 46 Treatment in Prisons and Jails -- 47 Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies -- 48 Network Therapy -- 49 Acupuncture -- 50 Faith-Based Approaches -- 51 Relapse Prevention -- 52 Evaluation and Outcome of Treatment -- SECTION VII Management of Associated Medical Conditions -- 53 Maternal and Neonatal Effects of Alcohol and Drugs -- 54 Medical Complications of Drug Use -- 55 Acute and Chronic Pain -- 56 Substance Use Disorders in Individuals with Co-Occurring Psychiatric Disorders -- SECTION VIII HIV Infection and AIDS -- 57 Epidemiology and Emerging Public Health Perspectives -- 58 HIV-Related Medical Complications and Treatment -- 59 Neuropsychiatric Aspects of HIV-1 Infection -- 60 Psychosocial Issues of HIV/AIDS Among Drug Users in Treatment -- SECTION IX Life Cycle -- 61 Children of Substance-Abusing Parents -- 62 Adolescents -- 63 The Elderly -- SECTION X Women's Issues -- 64 Alcohol and Women -- 65 Drugs and Women -- 66 Women's Research and Policy Issues -- SECTION XI Ethnic Populations -- 67 African Americans: Epidemiology, Prevention, and Treatment Issues -- 68 Hispanic Americans -- 69 Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders -- 70 Alcohol Use Among American Indians and Alaskan Natives -- SECTION XII Other Populations -- 71 Gays, Lesbians, and Bisexuals -- 72 The Homeless -- 73 Disability and Rehabilitation Issues -- 74 Physicians and Other Health Professionals -- 75 New Immigrants and Refugees -- SECTION XIII Models of Prevention -- 76 School-Based Programs -- 77 Harm Reduction: Pragmatic Drug Policies for Public Health and Safety -- 78 Church, Family, and Community in the Prevention and Treatment of Addiction Among African Americans -- 79 The Public Health Approach to the Prevention of Substance Abuse -- SECTION XIV Training and Education
80 Medical Education in Substance Abuse: The Acquisition of Knowledge, Attitudes, and Skills -- 81 Education and Training of Clinical Personnel -- 82 Forensics -- 83 The Role of Neuropsychological Assessment in Forensic Addiction -- SECTION XV Policy Issues -- 84 A New Era for Methadone Advocacy -- 85 The Workplace -- 86 Treatment for Alcohol and Drug Dependence: History, Workforce, Organization, Financing and Emerging Policies -- 87 Legal Aspects of Confidentiality of Patient Information -- 88 Clinical and Societal Implications of Drug Legalization -- Index
The premier text on substance abuse and addictive behaviors is now in its updated and expanded Fourth Edition, with up-to-the-minute insights from more than 150 experts at the front lines of patient management and research. This edition features expanded coverage of the neurobiology of abused substances, new pharmacologic therapies for addictions, and complete information on \u201cclub drugs\u201d such as Ecstasy. New sections focus on addiction in children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly and women's health issues, including pregnancy. The expanded behavioral addictions section now includes hoarding, shopping, and computer/Internet abuse. Includes access to a Companion wesbite that has fully searchable text
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Lowinson, Joyce H. Substance Abuse : A Comprehensive Textbook Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health,c2004 9780781734745
Subject Substance abuse.;Substance abuse -- Treatment.;Substance abuse -- Social aspects.;Substance abuse -- United States
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