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Handbook of Substance Abuse

Neurobehavioral Pharmacology

  • Ralph E. Tarter
  • Robert T. Ammerman
  • Peggy J. Ott

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Ralph E. Tarter
      Pages 1-3
  3. Alcohol

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. Walter A. Hunt
      Pages 7-21
    3. Herman H. Samson, Forrest J. Files
      Pages 23-32
    4. Christopher S. Martin, Marsha E. Bates
      Pages 33-50
  4. Caffeine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. John W. Daly
      Pages 53-68
    3. Suzette M. Evans
      Pages 69-95
  5. Cannabis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-111
    2. Allyn C. Howlett
      Pages 113-129
    3. Harriet de Wit, Jeffrey M. Kirk, Angela Justice
      Pages 131-146
    4. Bruce Phariss, Robert B. Millman, Ann Bordwine Beeder
      Pages 147-158
  6. Cocaine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 159-159
    2. S. John Gatley, Andrew N. Gifford, Nora D. Volkow, Joanna S. Fowler
      Pages 161-185
    3. Sharon L. Walsh
      Pages 187-200
    4. M. Elena Denison, Alfonso Paredes, Shana Bacal, Frank H. Gawin
      Pages 201-213
  7. Hallucinogens

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 215-215
    2. Richard A. Glennon
      Pages 217-227
    3. Nancy K. Morrison
      Pages 229-240
    4. Richard B. Seymour, David E. Smith
      Pages 241-251
  8. Inhalants

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 253-253
    2. Eric B. Evans
      Pages 255-262
    3. David E. Hartman
      Pages 263-268
    4. Stephen H. Dinwiddie
      Pages 269-279
  9. Nicotine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 281-281
    2. Neal L. Benowitz
      Pages 283-297
    3. Kenneth A. Perkins, Maxine Stitzer
      Pages 299-317
  10. Opiates

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 329-329
    2. Lisa Borg, Mary Jeanne Kreek
      Pages 331-341
    3. James P. Zacny, Ellen A. Walker
      Pages 343-362
    4. Mark S. Gold, Christopher R. Johnson
      Pages 363-377
    5. Andrea C. King, Norman S. Miller
      Pages 379-392
  11. Sedatives, Hypnotics, and Anxiolytics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 393-393
    2. Jewell W. Sloan, Elzbieta P. Wala
      Pages 395-433
    3. Craig R. Rush, Catherine A. Hayes, Stephen T. Higgins
      Pages 435-470
    4. Norman S. Miller, Debra L. Klamen, Erminio Costa
      Pages 485-498
  12. Amphetamines

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 499-499
    2. Timothy E. Wilens, Thomas J. Spencer
      Pages 501-513
    3. George V. Rebec
      Pages 515-527
    4. Stephen A. Wyatt, Douglas Ziedonis
      Pages 529-544
  13. Other Substances of Abuse

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 545-545
    2. Mauro G. Di Pasquale
      Pages 547-565
    3. Una D. McCann, Melissa Mertl, George A. Ricaurte
      Pages 567-577
    4. A. James Giannini
      Pages 579-587
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 589-602

About this book

Introduction

A review of the literature pertaining to the neurobehavioral pharmacology of abusable drugs, this is the only book to survey each of the eleven classes of addictive drugs from the perspectives of neurological, behavioral, and clinical pharmacology.
Designed to serve as a companion text to the DSM-IV manual, the Handbook provides comprehensive information about each drug and drug class having abuse potential with respect to their pharmaceutical mechanisms and actions.

Keywords

amphetamine cocaine drug drugs of abuse pharmacology research steroids

Editors and affiliations

  • Ralph E. Tarter
    • 1
  • Robert T. Ammerman
    • 2
  • Peggy J. Ott
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Allegheny University of the Health SciencesPittsburghUSA

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