Alcohol dependence

Common Name(s)

Alcohol dependence

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Alcohol dependence" returned 612 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Specialised treatment for alcohol abuse or dependence].
 

Author(s): Josep M Suelves, Joan R Villalbí, Marina Bosque-Prous, Albert Espelt, M Teresa Brugal

Journal: Rev. Esp. Salud Publica. 2014 Aug;88(4):541-9.

 

The National Plan for Drugs in Spain (PNSD) fostered the prevention and treatment of illegal drug use disorders, and now also covers alcohol use disorders. The goal of this paper is to estimate the number of persons in specialized treatment because of alcohol in public services.

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2014

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Predictors of alcohol and drug dependence.
 

Author(s): Marie-Josée Fleury, Guy Grenier, Jean-Marie Bamvita, Michel Perreault, Jean Caron

Journal: Can J Psychiatry. 2014 Apr;59(4):203-12.

 

Our study sought to identify sociodemographic, clinical, life perception, and service use characteristics that distinguish new cases of people dependent on substances from the general population; and to determine predictors of substance dependence over a 2-year period. Variables that ...

Last Updated: 10 Jul 2014

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Association between socio-demographics and alcohol dependence among individuals living in an Indian setting.
 

Author(s): B T Vignesh, Awnish K Singh, S K Mohan, Shruti Murthy, Ashish Joshi

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Alcohol use is on the rise worldwide and urgent steps are required to curb this growing burden of alcohol consumption. Alcohol drinking leads to serious social, physical and mental consequences.

Last Updated: 25 Apr 2014

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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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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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: 4 Oct 2014

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