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Title Substance abuse in the mentally and physically disabled / edited by John R. Hubbard, Peter R. Martin
Published New York : Marcel Dekker, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 318 pages) : illustrations
Contents Ch. 1. Substance abuse in the mentally and physically disabled: an overview -- Ch. 2. Comorbidity of anxiety disorders in substance abuse -- Ch. 3. Substance abuse and depression -- Ch. 4. Bipolar disorder and comorbid substance use disorders -- Ch. 5. Substance abuse in schizophrenia: biological factors mediating comorbidity and the potential role of atypical antipsychotic drugs -- Ch. 6. Substance abuse and personality disorders: the impact of three personality clusters on prevalence, course, and treatment -- Ch. 7. Comorbid mental disorders in adolescents with substance use disorders -- Ch. 8. Comments on the psychoanalytically informed treatment of alcoholism -- Ch. 9. Cardiovascular disease and substance use disorders -- Ch. 10. The relationship of substance abuse to the human immunodeficiency virus: background and management -- Ch. 11. Chronic pain and substance-related disorders -- Ch. 12. Substance dependence in the elderly -- Ch. 13. Neurological disorders and head injuries
Summary An exploration of the trends, disease aetiology and associations, assessment tools and laboratory tests to promote co-ordinated treatment of comorbid substance abuse, psychiatric disease and general medical conditions. It discusses the psychodynamic principles that guide treatment
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Chronically ill -- Substance use.
Dual diagnosis.
Substance-Related Disorders -- diagnosis.
Diagnosis, Dual (Psychiatry)
Disabled Persons.
Mental Disorders -- diagnosis.
Form Electronic book
Author Hubbard, J. R. (John R.), 1954-
Martin, Peter R., 1949-
ISBN 0203908074
0585419175 (electronic bk.)
0824744977 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9780585419176 (electronic bk.)
9780824744977 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)