Aging and Addiction: Helping Older Adults Overcome Alcohol or Medication Dependence-A Hazelden Guidebook (Hazelden Guidebooks) Paperback – March 7, 2002
by Carol Colleran (Author), Debra Jay (Author)
The authors, both experts in the field of addiction treatment and intervention, provide a respectful, definitive guide for recognizing and addressing substance abuse among older adults. Addiction among older adults is a hidden and hushed problem. Signs and symptoms of alcohol
Alcohol Intoxication and Withdrawal – IIIb: Studies in Alcohol Dependence (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology) (Volume 85) Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1977 Edition
by Milton M. Gross (Author)
Dr. Milton M. Gross, the editor of these volumes, died on July 29, 1976, after a brief illness. As chairman of the section on Biomedical Research in Alcoholism of the I.C.A.A., he had plan ned and brought to fruition the international "Symposium on Alcohol Intoxication and Withdrawal"...
Alcohol Intoxication and Withdrawal I: Experimental Studies (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology) Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1973 Edition
by Milton M. Gross (Author)
The contributions to this volume clearly indicate the momentum, quality, liveliness and diversity of the research effort being di rected toward deepening our understanding of tqe alcohol withdrawal syndrome. This area of study has gained increasing interest and attention...
Arsenic in Geosphere and Human Diseases; Arsenic 2010: Proceedings of the Third International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment (As-2010) (Arsenic in the Environment – Proceedings) 1st Edition
by Jiin-Shuh Jean (Editor), Jochen Bundschuh (Editor), Prosun Bhattacharya (Editor)
The congress "Arsenic in the Environment" offers an international, multi- and interdisciplinary discussion platform for arsenic research aimed at short-term solutions of problems with considerable social impact, rather than only focusing on cutting edge and breakthrough research...
Computational Systems Toxicology (Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology) 1st ed. 2015 Edition
by Julia Hoeng (Editor), Manuel C. Peitsch (Editor)
This detailed volume explores key state-of-the-art computational applications that are crucial in Systems Toxicology. The recent technological developments in experimental biology and multi-omics measurements that enable Systems Biology and Systems Toxicology can...
Cocaine: Scientific and Social Dimensions (Novartis Foundation Symposia) 1st Edition
by CIBA Foundation Symposium (Author)
Cocaine poses interesting problems for neurophysiologists and neuropharmacologists and there is important new data on the effects of cocaine on the brain (its initial site of action at the cellular level now appearing to be the dopamine transporter). Includes chapters on the far-reaching toxic...
Status of the Dosimetry for the Radiation Effects Research Foundation (DS86) Hardcover – October 4, 2001
by National Research Council (Author), Division on Earth and Life Studies (Author)
The Committee on Dosimetry for the Radiation Effects Research Foundation (RERF) was set up more than a decade ago at the request of the U.S. Department of Energy. It was charged with monitoring work and experimental results related to the Dosimetry System 1986 (DS86)...
Acetaldehyde-Related Pathology: Bridging the Trans-Disciplinary Divide (Novartis Foundation Symposia) Hardcover – June 5, 2007
by Derek J. Chadwick (Editor), Jamie A. Goode (Editor)
Acetaldehyde contributes to pathologies ranging from cancer to asthma. It affects the whole body, the architecture of the cell and molecular control mechanisms. The origins of acetaldehyde vary from bacteria in the oral cavity and intestinal tract to atmospheric acetaldehyde as an environmental....