Affective Changes During 6 Days of Experimental Alcoholization and Subsequent Withdrawal
Experimental studies of affective changes associated with prolonged heavy alcoholization and withdrawal are of considerable importance. They offer the possibility of delineating critical motivational factors involved in heavy drinking (approximately one quart or more of hard spirits/day). Drinking at such high levels probably occurs intermittently as part of the clinical course of many alcoholics and may be of particular importance in inducing withdrawal at high levels of severity.
KeywordsHeavy Drinking Withdrawal Period Affective Change Spontaneous Drinking Drinking Period
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