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Alcohol and drug misuse : a handbook for students and health professionals, G. Hussein Rassool

Label
Alcohol and drug misuse : a handbook for students and health professionals
Title
Alcohol and drug misuse
Title remainder
a handbook for students and health professionals
Statement of responsibility
G. Hussein Rassool
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Rassool, G. Hussein
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Substance abuse
  • Alcoholism
  • Substance-Related Disorders
  • Harm Reduction
  • Health Policy
  • Substance-Related Disorders
Label
Alcohol and drug misuse : a handbook for students and health professionals, G. Hussein Rassool
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Theories of addiction
  • 5.
  • Nature of addiction
  • 6.
  • Policy initiatives and strategy in alcohol and drug use
  • Pt. 2.
  • Psychoactive substances
  • 7.
  • Alcohol
  • Pt. 1.
  • 8.
  • Opiates
  • 9.
  • Cannabis
  • 10.
  • Stimulants: amphetamines, cocaine and khat
  • 11.
  • Hallucinogens
  • 12.
  • Anabolic steroids, amyl and butyl nitrite, hypno-sedatives, volatile substances, over-the-counter drugs, smart and eco-drugs
  • Overview of substance misuse and policy initiatives
  • 13.
  • Nicotine addiction
  • Pt. 3.
  • Special issues and populations
  • 14.
  • Blood-borne infections
  • 15.
  • Alcohol and drug use in women
  • 16.
  • Psychiatric disorders and substance misuse (dual diagnosis)
  • 1.
  • 17.
  • Alcohol and drug misuse in Black and ethnic minority communities
  • 18.
  • Vulnerable people: elderly and homeless people and alcohol and drug misuse
  • 19.
  • Young people: alcohol and drug misuse
  • Pt. 4.
  • Role, prevention and strategies for change
  • 20.
  • Generic role in response to alcohol and drug misuse
  • Introduction to substance use and misuse
  • 21.
  • Prevention and health education approaches to substance misuse
  • 22.
  • Strategies in helping people to change
  • 23.
  • Working with diversity: cultural competence
  • Pt. 5.
  • Care planning and intervention strategies
  • 24.
  • Framework for assessment, risk assessment and screening
  • 2.
  • 25.
  • Care planning: principles and practice
  • 26.
  • Psychosocial and pharmacological interventions
  • 27.
  • Harm reduction approach
  • 28.
  • Intoxication and overdose: health interventions
  • 29.
  • Drug misuse: pharmacological and psychosocial interventions
  • Self-awareness and attitude
  • 30.
  • Alcohol misuse: pharmacological and psychosocial interventions
  • 31.
  • Smoking cessation: healthcare interventions
  • 32.
  • Competence and professional development
  • 3.
  • Historical overview
Control code
12527566
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiii, 457 p.
Isbn
9780415409650
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2008009169
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn212399940
  • (OCoLC)212399940
  • (DNLM)101467116
  • (BNAtoc) 2008009169
  • (Nz)12527566
Label
Alcohol and drug misuse : a handbook for students and health professionals, G. Hussein Rassool
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Theories of addiction
  • 5.
  • Nature of addiction
  • 6.
  • Policy initiatives and strategy in alcohol and drug use
  • Pt. 2.
  • Psychoactive substances
  • 7.
  • Alcohol
  • Pt. 1.
  • 8.
  • Opiates
  • 9.
  • Cannabis
  • 10.
  • Stimulants: amphetamines, cocaine and khat
  • 11.
  • Hallucinogens
  • 12.
  • Anabolic steroids, amyl and butyl nitrite, hypno-sedatives, volatile substances, over-the-counter drugs, smart and eco-drugs
  • Overview of substance misuse and policy initiatives
  • 13.
  • Nicotine addiction
  • Pt. 3.
  • Special issues and populations
  • 14.
  • Blood-borne infections
  • 15.
  • Alcohol and drug use in women
  • 16.
  • Psychiatric disorders and substance misuse (dual diagnosis)
  • 1.
  • 17.
  • Alcohol and drug misuse in Black and ethnic minority communities
  • 18.
  • Vulnerable people: elderly and homeless people and alcohol and drug misuse
  • 19.
  • Young people: alcohol and drug misuse
  • Pt. 4.
  • Role, prevention and strategies for change
  • 20.
  • Generic role in response to alcohol and drug misuse
  • Introduction to substance use and misuse
  • 21.
  • Prevention and health education approaches to substance misuse
  • 22.
  • Strategies in helping people to change
  • 23.
  • Working with diversity: cultural competence
  • Pt. 5.
  • Care planning and intervention strategies
  • 24.
  • Framework for assessment, risk assessment and screening
  • 2.
  • 25.
  • Care planning: principles and practice
  • 26.
  • Psychosocial and pharmacological interventions
  • 27.
  • Harm reduction approach
  • 28.
  • Intoxication and overdose: health interventions
  • 29.
  • Drug misuse: pharmacological and psychosocial interventions
  • Self-awareness and attitude
  • 30.
  • Alcohol misuse: pharmacological and psychosocial interventions
  • 31.
  • Smoking cessation: healthcare interventions
  • 32.
  • Competence and professional development
  • 3.
  • Historical overview
Control code
12527566
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiii, 457 p.
Isbn
9780415409650
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2008009169
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn212399940
  • (OCoLC)212399940
  • (DNLM)101467116
  • (BNAtoc) 2008009169
  • (Nz)12527566

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