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National Institute for Clinical Excellence Guidance For Alcohol

National Institute for Clinical Excellence Guidance For Alcohol NEWS National Institute for Clinical Excellence: Guidance For Alcohol Liz Hughes Reader in Mental Health/Substance Use Research, Faculty of Health and Life Science, Coventry University and Honorary Senior Research Fellow, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London, UK Over the next year, the National Institute for alcohol problems will come into contact with people Clinical Excellence (NICE) is in the process of with an array of physical complications, and this developing and publishing three pieces of guidance guidance will therefore be an important document. relating to alcohol use disorders. Each piece of The guidance covers treatment of alcohol guidance will focus on a different element of withdrawals, including the criteria for hospital-based the care pathway, from the prevention and early detoxification, the pros and cons of a range of drug identification of alcohol use disorders through regimes for withdrawal, and prevention of seizures to the clinical management of acute alcohol and delirium tremens. It also covers treatment of withdrawal and alcohol-related liver disease and alcohol-related brain disorder including Wernicke’s pancreatitis. The third piece of guidance will focus Encephalopathy; pancreatitis; and alcohol-related on the management of alcohol dependence and liver disease including alcohol-related hepatitis. psychological http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Advances in Dual Diagnosis Emerald Publishing

National Institute for Clinical Excellence Guidance For Alcohol

Advances in Dual Diagnosis , Volume 3 (2): 2 – Jul 6, 2010

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Emerald Publishing
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Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
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1757-0972
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10.5042/add.2010.0387
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NEWS National Institute for Clinical Excellence: Guidance For Alcohol Liz Hughes Reader in Mental Health/Substance Use Research, Faculty of Health and Life Science, Coventry University and Honorary Senior Research Fellow, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London, UK Over the next year, the National Institute for alcohol problems will come into contact with people Clinical Excellence (NICE) is in the process of with an array of physical complications, and this developing and publishing three pieces of guidance guidance will therefore be an important document. relating to alcohol use disorders. Each piece of The guidance covers treatment of alcohol guidance will focus on a different element of withdrawals, including the criteria for hospital-based the care pathway, from the prevention and early detoxification, the pros and cons of a range of drug identification of alcohol use disorders through regimes for withdrawal, and prevention of seizures to the clinical management of acute alcohol and delirium tremens. It also covers treatment of withdrawal and alcohol-related liver disease and alcohol-related brain disorder including Wernicke’s pancreatitis. The third piece of guidance will focus Encephalopathy; pancreatitis; and alcohol-related on the management of alcohol dependence and liver disease including alcohol-related hepatitis. psychological

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Advances in Dual DiagnosisEmerald Publishing

Published: Jul 6, 2010

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