The effects of drug abuse on the human nervous system [E-Book] / edited by Bertha Madras and Michael Kuhar.
Madras, Bertha, (editor)
Kuhar, Michael J., (editor)
Oxford : Academic Press, 2013
1 online resource (625 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Drug use and its consequences / B. Madras
  • Genetics of substance use, abuse, cessation, and addiction : novel data implicate copy number variants / Uhl et al.
  • Epidemiology of drug abuse : building blocks for etiologic research / Weinberg et al.
  • Detection of populations at risk or addicted : screening, brief, intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) in clinical settings / L. Gentilello
  • Cocaine : mechanism and effects in the human brain / Trifilieff et al.
  • Stress, anxiety, and cocaine abuse / Craige et al.
  • The neuropathology of drug abuse / Bittner et al.
  • The pathology of methamphetamine use in the human brain / S. Kish
  • The effects of alcohol on the human nervous system / K. Brady
  • The nicotine hypothesis / Brasic
  • Smoking effects in the human nervous system / Schuman-Olivier
  • Cognitive effects of nicotine / Sofuoglu et al.
  • Effects of cannabis and cannabinoids in the human nervous system / H. Kalant
  • Cannabis, cannabinoids, and the association with psychosis / Radhakrishnan et al.
  • Effects of MDMA on the human nervous system / McCann et al.
  • Sedative hypnotics / Ciraulo et al.
  • Hallucinogens / Chan, Mendelson
  • Inhalants : addiction and toxic effects in humans / Bowen et al.
  • Emerging designer drugs / Nichols et al.