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Author Institute of Medicine (U.S.)

Title Broadening the base of treatment for alcohol problems : report of a study by a committee of the Institute of Medicine, Division of Mental Health and Behavioral Medicine
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1990
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 629 pages) : illustrations
Series [Publication ; 4038]
Publication (National Research Council (U.S.)) ; no. 4038
Contents ""Broadening the Base of Treatment for Alcohol Problems""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Introduction and Summary""; ""The Study Process""; ""A Summary of the Text""; ""Our Vision""; ""Some Fundamental Questions""; ""Aspects of Treatment""; ""Special Populations in Treatment""; ""Aspects of Financing""; ""Guiding the Ongoing Effort""; ""REFERENCES""; ""1 Our Vision ""; ""A Brief History of Treatment""; ""Broadening the Base""; ""Toward Treatment Systems""; ""Advice to the Reader""; ""REFERENCES""; ""2 What Is Being Treated? ""; ""The Alcohol Problems Perspective""; ""Other Perspectives""
""5 Does Treatment Work? """"Reframing the Question""; ""Answering the Reframed Question: Methods""; ""The Randomized Controlled Trial""; ""The Role of Quality Assurance""; ""Other Methods""; ""Answering the Reframed Question: Results""; ""Summary and Conclusions""; ""REFERENCES""; ""6 Is Treatment Necessary? ""; ""Improvement in Alcohol Problems Without Formal Treatment""; ""Deterioration in Alcohol Problems with Formal Treatment""; ""Coerced Treatment for Alcohol Problems""; ""Implications for Treatment""; ""Treatment Based on Knowledge of Improvement Without Treatment""
""Alcoholism""""Alcohol Dependence Syndrome""; ""A Terminological “Map�""; ""The Heterogeneity of Alcohol Problems""; ""Heterogeneity of Presentation""; ""Heterogeneity of Course""; ""Heterogeneity of Etiology""; ""Implications of Heterogeneity for Treatment""; ""Summary and Conclusions""; ""REFERENCES""; ""3 What Is Treatment? ""; ""Refining the Definition of Treatment for Alcohol Problems""; ""Defining the Expanded Continuum of Care""; ""Defining the Elements of Treatment in the Continuum of Care""; ""Treatment Philosophy or Orientation""; ""Treatment Stages""
""Stage 1: Acute Intervention""""Stage 2: Rehabilitation""; ""Stage 3: Maintenance""; ""Treatment Settings""; ""Treatment Modalities""; ""Summary and Conclusions""; ""REFERENCES""; ""4 Who Provides Treatment? ""; ""Describing the System to Treat Persons with Alcohol Problems""; ""Treatment of Alcohol Problems in the Nonspecialist Community Sectors""; ""Treatment in the Specialist Alcohol Problems Sector""; ""A State Perspective on Treatment Providers""; ""A Federal Perspective""; ""A National Perspective""; ""Treatment Personnel""; ""Summary and Conclusions""; ""REFERENCES""
""Summary and Conclusions""""REFERENCES""; ""7 Is Treatment Available? ""; ""Distribution of Resources for Alcohol Problems Treatment""; ""The National Drug and Alcoholism Treatment Unit Survey""; ""The Distribution of Treatment Capacity""; ""Expenditure Data""; ""American Hospital Association Annual Survey of Hospitals""; ""Relationship Between Treatment Availability and the Prevalence of Alcohol Problems""; ""Summary and Conclusions""; ""REFERENCES""; ""8 Who Pays for Treatment? ""; ""Who Are the Payers?""; ""Who Pays for Treatment in Specialty Programs?""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Alcoholics -- Rehabilitation -- Congresses.
Alcoholism -- Treatment -- Congresses.
Alcoholism -- therapy.
Public Policy.
United States.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee for the Study of Treatment and Rehabilitation Services for Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse.
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (U.S.)
LC no. 90005702
ISBN 0309568382 (electronic bk.)
9780309568388 (electronic bk.)