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Neurological Aspects of Substance Abuse

ISBN-10: 0750690054

ISBN-13: 9780750690058

Edition: 1993

Authors: John C. Brust

List price: $108.00
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'Neurological Aspects of Substance Abuse' addresses aspects of substance abuse relevant to neurologists and other clinicians, including basic pharmacology, historical background, epidemiology, overdose and withdrawal, medical and neurological complications, fetal effects, and pharmacotherapy. Illicit drugs include heroin, methadone and other opioids; amphetamines, cocaine and other psychostimulants; barbiturates, benzodiazepines, and other sedatives; marijuana; LSD, mescaline and other hallucinogens; inhalants; phencyclidine; and anticholinergics. Licit drugs include ethanol, tobacco and caffeine. No existing book addresses substance abuse from a primarily neurological vantage or includes the topics listed above in one volume.
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Book details

List price: $108.00
Copyright year: 1993
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 8/16/1993
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.628
Language: English

John C. M. Brust, MD Professor of Clinical Neurology Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Director, Department of Neurology Harlem Hospital Center New York, New York

Preface
Questions and definitions
Opioids
Amphetamine and other psychostimulants
Cocaine
Barbiturates and other hypnotics and sedatives
Marijuana
Hallucinogens
Inhalants
Phencyclidine
Anticholinergics
Ethanol
Tobacco
Index