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Title The ASAM essentials of addiction medicine / [edited by] Abigail J. Herron, Timothy Koehler Brennan.
Imprint Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer, [2015]
Edition Second edition.

Subject Substance abuse -- Treatment -- United States.
Substance abuse -- United States.
Substance-Related Disorders -- therapy.
Behavior, Addictive.
Substance-Related Disorders -- diagnosis.
Alt Name Herron, Abigail J., 1977-
Brennan, Timothy,
American Society of Addiction Medicine,
Alternate Title Abridgement of (work): ASAM principles of addiction medicine.
Uniform Title Principles of addiction medicine (Cavacuiti)
Add Title Essentials of addiction medicine
Description 1 online resource (xxxiv, 676 pages) : illustrations (some color)
polychrome rdacc
Edition Second edition.
Note Preceded by Principles of addiction medicine / [edited by] Chris Cavacuiti. 2010.
Abridgement of: The ASAM principles of addiction medicine / senior editor, Richard K. Ries. Fifth edition. [2014].
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Basic science and core concepts -- Pharmacology -- Diagnosis, assessment, and early intervention -- Overview or addiction treatment -- Special issues in addiction -- Management of intoxication and withdrawal -- Pharmacologic interventions -- Behavioral interventions -- Mutual help, twelve step, and other recovery programs -- Medical disorders and complications of addiction -- Co-occurring addiction and psychiatric disorders -- Pain and addiction -- Children and adolescents -- Ethical, legal, and liability issues in addiction practice.
Summary A masterful, high-yield guide to the treatment of substance abuse issues, The ASAM Essentials of Addiction Medicine equips you with the expert know-how you need to provide effective help for your patients. Derived from The ASAM Principles of Addiction Medicine, 5th Edition - widely hailed as the definitive comprehensive clinical reference in the field - this companion resource presents the collective wisdom of hundreds of esteemed authorities on the art and science of addiction medicine. Yet, it does so in a succinct format that will appeal to specialists seeking a more streamlined, quick-access reference source. Find the authoritative answers you need on everything from the pharmacology of addiction through diagnosis, assessment, and early intervention; various forms of addiction management treatment of individual patient populations; management of intoxication and withdrawal; pharmacologic and behavioral interventions; recovery programs; medical disorders and complications occurring addiction and psychiatric disorders; pain and addiction; children and adolescents; and ethical, legal, and liability issues.
ISBN 9781496310675
OCLC # 913335327
Additional Format Print version: Principles of addiction medicine (Cavacuiti). ASAM essentials of addiction medicine. Second edition. Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer, [2015] (DLC) 2014040943

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