Principles of Addiction Medicine

Principles of Addiction Medicine

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This respected text from the American Society of Addiction Medicine is valuable for all physicians and mental-health personnel who specialize in addiction medicine and who treat patients with addiction disorders. The chapters blend scientific principles underlying addiction with the practical essentials of clinical addiction medicine. Many of the contributors are affiliated with leading government agencies that study addiction and its science, such as the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The book will appeal to a wide and interdisciplinary range of professionals, especially those with interest or duties relating to addiction-related disorders, and in particular physicians seeking certification status via either the American Board of Addiction Medicine or the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. A companion Website will offer the fully searchable text.A working definition from the Betty Ford Institute. ... Soc Sci Med 1998:46:569a€“ 1585. ... Nowinski J, Baker S, Carroll K. The twelve-step facilitation manual: a clinical research guide for therapists treating individuals with alcohol abuse andanbsp;...

Title:Principles of Addiction Medicine
Author:Richard K. Ries, Shannon C. Miller, David A. Fiellin
Publisher:Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2009


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