An Improved Quantitative System for Assessing the Acute Alcoholic Psychoses and Related States (TSA and SSA)

  • Milton M. Gross
  • Eastlyn Lewis
  • Meena Nagarajan
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 35)


The problem of studying and treating the acute alcoholic psychoses and related states has been substantially burdened by the inadequacies of the methods of assessing the condition of the patients at the time of initial contact and during their subsequent course. A new, reliable alternative has been developed and will be described which is an improved version of a previously published reliable quantitative assessment (Gross et al., 1971).


Sleep Disturbance Related State Auditory Hallucination Eating Disturbance Subsequently Record 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • Milton M. Gross
    • 1
  • Eastlyn Lewis
    • 1
  • Meena Nagarajan
    • 1
  1. 1.Div. of Alcoholism & Drug Dependence, Dept. of PsychiatryDownstate Medical CenterBrooklynUSA

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