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Treatment of alcoholism

Marvin A. Block

Treatment of alcoholism

by Marvin A. Block

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Published by Hoeber Medical Division, Harper & Row in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcoholism.,
  • Coronary heart disease.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Other titlesTreatment of arteriosclerotic heart disease.
    Statementguest editor: Marvin A. Block. Treatment of arteriosclerotic heart disease; guest editors: Arthur C. DeGraff and Solomon Fisch.
    SeriesModern treatment,, v. 3, no. 3
    ContributionsDeGraff, Arthur C. 1899- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM1 .M6 vol. 3, no. 3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination443-672 p.
    Number of Pages672
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5991188M
    LC Control Number66022150
    OCLC/WorldCa9152717

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    Alcoholism is the most serious form of problem drinking, and describes a strong, often uncontrollable, desire to drink. Sufferers of alcoholism will often place drinking above all other obligations, including work and family, and may build up a physical tolerance or experience withdrawal symptoms if they stop.   For many people, drinking alcohol is nothing more than a pleasant way to relax. However, people with alcohol use disorders drink to excess, endangering both themselves and others. This question-and.

    Alcoholism has been known by a variety of terms, including alcohol abuse and alcohol dependence. Today, it’s referred to as alcohol use : Darla Burke. Because alcoholism is a chronic recurring and relapsing disease, treatment programs are usually followed by membership in a support group such as Alcoholics Anonymous. Medical treatment to help ensure continued sobriety includes self-administration of drugs such as Antabuse, which produces severe discomfort if present in the system when.


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