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The Resource Addictions & substance abuse, editor, Robin Kamienny Montvilo

Addictions & substance abuse, editor, Robin Kamienny Montvilo

Label
Addictions & substance abuse
Title
Addictions & substance abuse
Statement of responsibility
editor, Robin Kamienny Montvilo
Title variation
Salem Health: Addictions and substance abuse
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This set contains 400 alphabetically arranged essays on a variety of topics, including substances of abuse, treatment and addiction overviews, organizations and foundations dedicated to treatment and prevention, physiological and psychological issues and behaviors, trends and statistics, and social contexts and concerns related to substance abuse and treatment such as advertising and media influence, aging, ethnicity, and children and substance abuse. The essays, written for nonspecialists by medical professionals and medical writers, are alphabetized and vary in length from one to five pages. They begin with ready-reference top matter that contains the topic category and definition. Substance abuse essays include the following sections: Causes, Risk Factors, Symptoms, Screening and Diagnosis, Treatment and Therapy, and Prevention. Essays covering associated organizations, programs, and treatment centers offer the following sections: Background, Dates established or founded, and Mission and Goals. Essays covering diagnosis, physiology, prevention, psychological issues, socials issues, treatment, and other topics related to behavioral addictions and substance abuse will include subsections chosen by the author as they suit the particular topic. Appendices at the end of volume two supplement the set: a glossary provides hundreds of definitions of commonly used terms; a bibliography offers citations for published sources for additional research; and a time line details major developments in addictions and substance abuse. Other appendices include a list of web resources, addictions support groups, organizations and treatment centers, and a list of pharmaceutical treatments, categorized by brand name
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.29
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC564.65
LC item number
.A33 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Montvilo, Robin Kamienny
Series statement
Salem health
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Substance abuse
  • Drug abuse
  • Alcoholism
  • Cognitive therapy
Label
Addictions & substance abuse, editor, Robin Kamienny Montvilo
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. A-L -- v. 2. M-Z
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
2 volumes (xvii, 760 pages)
Isbn
9781587659591
Isbn Type
(set)
Lccn
2012020279
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn777601689
  • (OCoLC)777601689
Label
Addictions & substance abuse, editor, Robin Kamienny Montvilo
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. A-L -- v. 2. M-Z
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
2 volumes (xvii, 760 pages)
Isbn
9781587659591
Isbn Type
(set)
Lccn
2012020279
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn777601689
  • (OCoLC)777601689

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