Addiction Medicine
  • Author : Robert D Lovinger
  • Release Date : 12 June 2019
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 106
  • ISBN 13 : 9780323697217

Addiction Medicine Book Summary

More people are being treated for substance abuse each year, creating a vital need for a practical, easy-to-use manual for addiction treatment providers. Addiction Medicine: An Introduction for Health Care Professionals, by Dr. Robert D. Lovinger, provides clear, authoritative guidance on current concepts of brain functions associated with substance abuse, early management and long-term treatment protocols, and effective psychiatric co-morbidity drug therapies with the goal to provide improved personalized treatments for patients suffering from addiction. Discusses the physiological effects of substance abuse on the brain and body. Summarizes current and successful addiction management protocols. Examines applications and recommended drug treatments for patients susceptible to long-term relapse. Covers smoking cessation and common substance abuse-linked sexually transmitted diseases. Consolidates today’s available information and guidance into a single, convenient resource.

Addiction Medicine

Addiction Medicine

Author : Robert D Lovinger
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Genre : Medical
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More people are being treated for substance abuse each year, creating a vital need for a practical, easy-to-use manual for addiction treatment providers. Addiction Medicine: An Introduction for Health Care Professionals, by Dr. Robert D. Lovinger, provides clear, authoritative guidance on current concepts of brain functions associated with substance abuse, ...

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Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Psychology
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This book emphasizes the importance of integrative care among the healthcare professionals involved in addiction treatment and includes a plan for executing and assessing the success of the system. Drawing on three decades of experience helping practitioners, managers, administrators, and funders understand and implement this treatment, Dr. Hemphill discusses the ...

Addiction Medicine

Addiction Medicine

Author : Bankole A. Johnson
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Genre : Medical
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The spectrum of addiction disorders presents practitioners with numerous challenges—among them the widening gap between a growing evidence base and the translation of this knowledge into treatment outcomes. Addiction Medicine addresses this disconnect, clearly explaining the role of brain function in drug taking and other habit-forming behaviors, and applying ...

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Addiction Medicine

Author : John B. Saunders,Noeline C. Latt,E. Jane Marshall
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : Medical
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An evidence-based, concise and practical guide to the management of people with substance use disorders. The handbook covers specific types of psychoactive substance and treatment options, focusing on specific groups placing addiction medicine within the broad professional and legal context....

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Addiction Medicine for Health Care Professionals

Author : Robert D. Lovinger
Publisher : Elsevier
Genre : Medical
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More people are being treated for substance abuse each year, creating a vital need for a practical, easy-to-use manual for addiction treatment providers. Addiction Medicine: An Introduction for Health Care Professionals, by Dr. Robert D. Lovinger, provides clear, authoritative guidance on current concepts of brain functions associated with substance abuse, ...

Addiction Medicine

Addiction Medicine

Author : Noeline Latt
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Genre : Medical
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An evidence-based, concise and practical guide to the management of people with substance use disorders. The handbook covers specific types of psychoactive substance and treatment options, focusing on specific groups placing addiction medicine within the broad professional and legal context....

Addiction Medicine E Book

Addiction Medicine E Book

Author : Bankole Johnson
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Genre : Medical
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Integrating scientific knowledge with today’s most effective treatment options, Addiction Medicine: Science and Practice, 2nd Edition, provides a wealth of information on addictions to substances and behavioral addictions. It discusses the concrete research on how the brain and body are affected by addictions, improving your understanding of how patients ...

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Author : Paul H. Earley
Publisher : Central Recovery Press
Genre : Psychology
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A cohesive addiction treatment model based upon the concept that addiction recovery is a learned skill. This step-by-step guide designed is drawn from the basic concepts found in Dr. Earley's Recovery Skills Manual: A Neuroscientific Approach to Treating Addiction. It is designed to help practitioners implement RecoveryMind Training (RMT) in ...