The Treatment of Alcoholism

  • Marc A. Schuckit
Part of the Critical Issues in Psychiatry book series (CIPS)


Alcohol is the most commonly abused substance, creating serious medical and psychological problems. I will present an overview of emergency problems here, but the extensive discussion of rehabilitation that serves as a prototype for the rehabilitation of substance abusers in general is presented in Chapter 13.


Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Withdrawal Syndrome Alcohol Withdrawal Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marc A. Schuckit
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  1. 1.San Diego Veterans Administration Medical Center, School of MedicineUniversity of CaliforniaSan DiegoUSA

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