Alcohol dependence

Common Name(s)

Alcohol dependence

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Alcohol dependence" returned 600 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Does self-medication predict the persistence or rather the recurrence of alcohol dependence?--reply.
 

Author(s): Rosa M Crum, Ramin Mojtabai, Jitender Sareen

Journal: JAMA Psychiatry. 2014 Feb;71(2):205-6.

 

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2014

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Cue reactivity is associated with duration and severity of alcohol dependence: an FMRI study.
 

Author(s): Zsuzsika Sjoerds, Wim van den Brink, Aartjan T F Beekman, Brenda W J H Penninx, Dick J Veltman

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With the progression of substance dependence, drug cue-related brain activation is thought to shift from motivational towards habit pathways. However, a direct association between cue-induced brain activation and dependence duration has not yet been shown. We therefore examined the ...

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2014

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Integrating GWASs and human protein interaction networks identifies a gene subnetwork underlying alcohol dependence.
 

Author(s): Shizhong Han, Bao-Zhu Yang, Henry R Kranzler, Xiaoming Liu, Hongyu Zhao, Lindsay A Farrer, Eric Boerwinkle, James B Potash, Joel Gelernter

Journal: Am. J. Hum. Genet.. 2013 Dec;93(6):1027-34.

 

Despite a significant genetic contribution to alcohol dependence (AD), few AD-risk genes have been identified to date. In the current study, we aimed to integrate genome-wide association studies (GWASs) and human protein interaction networks to investigate whether a subnetwork of ...

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2013

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The terms "Alcohol dependence" returned 64 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Neuropsychology of perpetrators of domestic violence: the role of traumatic brain injury and alcohol abuse and/or dependence.
 

Author(s): Ángel Romero-Martínez, Luis Moya-Albiol

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2013 Dec;57(11):515-22.

 

Neuropsychological impairments of the executive functions, memory, attention, intelligence quotient, and empathy have been found in perpetrators of domestic violence (intimate partner violence). These impairments could be partially explained by alcohol abuse, dependence, or traumatic brain injuries.

Last Updated: 22 Nov 2013

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The economic burden of alcohol dependence in Europe.
 

Author(s): Philippe Laramée, Jeanette Kusel, Saoirse Leonard, Henri-Jean Aubin, Clément François, Jean-Bernard Daeppen

Journal: Alcohol Alcohol.. ;48(3):259-69.

 

To determine the economic burden pertaining to alcohol dependence in Europe.

Last Updated: 24 Apr 2013

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Alcohol dependence as a chronic pain disorder.
 

Author(s): Mark Egli, George F Koob, Scott Edwards

Journal: Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2012 Nov;36(10):2179-92.

 

Dysregulation of pain neurocircuitry and neurochemistry has been increasingly recognized as playing a critical role in a diverse spectrum of diseases including migraine, fibromyalgia, depression, and PTSD. Evidence presented here supports the hypothesis that alcohol dependence is ...

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2012

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ABT-436 for Alcohol Dependence
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Alcohol Dependence; Alcohol Abuse; Alcohol Use Disorders; Alcoholism

 

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2014

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Adjunctive Topiramate for Treatment of Alcohol Dependence in Patients With Bipolar Disorder
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Bipolar Disorder; Alcoholism; Alcohol Dependence

 

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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A Novel Compound for Alcoholism Treatment
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Alcoholism; Alcohol-Related Disorders; Alcohol Dependence; Alcohol Drinking Related Problems; Alcohol Drinking

 

Last Updated: 20 Aug 2014

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