Physical Illness and Drugs of Abuse: A Review of the Evidence

Author(s): Adam J. Gordon

Date: Format: PDF Language: English ISBN/ASIN: 0521133475
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The well timed reputation of bodily well being issues in sufferers with critical psychological problems is rising as the most important precedence within the scientific well being box. Although it’s widely recognized that individuals with addictions to illicit elements steadily increase plenty of psychological well being and bodily well being prerequisites, the epidemiological associations between bodily sickness and habit to illicit elements are poorly understood.

This e book comprehensively surveys contemporary literature to seriously evaluation the relationships between bodily sickness and medication of abuse, describing the affiliation between every of the main categories of illicit medicine (cocaine, marijuana, opioids, and not unusual hallucinogens and stimulants) and the foremost classes of bodily sickness. Clear abstract tables accompany detailed discussions, offering the reader with a handy guide a rough reference information. Physical Illness and Drugs of Abuse might be crucial studying for all well being execs, scholars, working towards clinicians and coverage makers with pursuits in psychological well being, public well being and epidemiology.
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