eBook The Substance Abuse Handbook, 2nd Edition

  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469873362
  • ISBN-13: 9781469873367
  • DDC: 616.86
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 568 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

The second edition of The Substance Abuse Handbook follows the general organization of the 'big' book, Lowinson and Ruiz's Substance Abuse. This title distills content from the larger text into a concise, portable guide for healthcare professionals who need to diagnose and treat addictive disorders and related medical conditions.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Preface.
Contents.
1: Etiologic Factors.
2: Etiology.
3: Epidemiology.
4: Evaluation and Diagnosis.
5: Substances of Abuse.
6: Alcohol.
7: Opioids.
8: Cocaine and Crack.
9: Cannabis.
10: Amphetamines and Other Stimulants.
11: Sedative-Hypnotics.
12: Hallucinogens.
13: PCP, MDMA, and Designer Drugs.
14: Inhalants.
15: Nicotine.
16: Caffeine.
17: Anabolic–Androgenic Steroids.
18: Compulsive and Addictive Behaviors.
19: Eating Disorders.
20: Pathologic Gambling.
21: Sexual Addiction.
22: Internet Addiction.
23: Treatment Modalities.
24: Methadone Maintenance Treatment.
25: Buprenorphine Treatment.
26: Naltrexone and Other Pharmacotherapies for Opioid Dependence.
27: Alcohol Abstinence Pharmacotherapy Treatment.
28: Vaccines for Substance Use Disorders.
29: Acupuncture.
30: Nicotine Treatment.
31: Psychosocial Treatments.
32: The Therapeutic Community.
33: Individual Psychotherapy.
34: Group Therapy.
35: Family/Couples Therapy.
36: Cognitive–Behavioral Therapy.
37: Contingency Management.
38: Motivational Interviewing and Enhancement.
39: Relapse Prevention.
40: Management of Associated Medical Conditions.
41: Medical Complications of Drug Use/Dependence.
42: Psychiatric Complications of HIV-1 Infection and Drug Abuse.
43: Acute and Chronic Pain.
44: Psychiatric Comorbidity.
45: Medication Interactions.
46: Models of Prevention.
47: Substance Abuse among Adolescents and the Elderly.
48: Women and Addiction.
49: Special Populations.
50: Incarcerated Populations.
51: Substance Use Disorders among Health-Care Professionals.
52: The Homeless.
53: Training and Education.
54: Forensics.
Index.