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Addiction is a Way of Adapting to Dislocation: Historical Evidence

Bruce K. Alexander.

in The Globalization of Addiction

March 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Pharmacology; Addiction Medicine. 11916 words.

Chapter 6 discusses addiction as a way of adaption to dislocation, and provides historical evidence from Canadian aboriginal peoples, and China.

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Addiction is a Way of Adapting to Dislocation: Quantitative Research, Clinical Reports, and ‘Spam’

Bruce K. Alexander.

in The Globalization of Addiction

March 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Pharmacology; Addiction Medicine. 9887 words.

Chapter 7 discusses the use of quantitative research, clinical reports and other internet-based mechanisms to explain addiction as a way of adapting to dislocation.

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Addiction is a Way of Adapting to Dislocation: The Myth of the Demon Drugs

Bruce K. Alexander.

in The Globalization of Addiction

March 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Pharmacology; Addiction Medicine. 17035 words.

Chapter 8 discusses the myth of demon drugs, how this myth has been exposed, and the cycle of the myth.

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Addiction<sub>1</sub>, Addiction<sub>2</sub>, Addiction<sub>3</sub>, Addiction<sub>4</sub> …

Bruce K. Alexander.

in The Globalization of Addiction

March 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Pharmacology; Addiction Medicine. 15149 words.

Chapter 2 discusses the definitions of addiction and how they vary from each other, as well as how confused definitions of addiction have, in some case, contributed to large-scale suffering...

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Adherence

Philip Wiffen, Marc Mitchell, Melanie Snelling and Nicola Stoner.

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pharmacy

June 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology. 4500 words.

This chapter outlines information relevant to pharmacists and other healthcare professionals related to adherence. The health and social impacts of non-adherence are discussed. Reasons why...

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Adherence

Philip Wiffen, Marc Mitchell, Melanie Snelling and Nicola Stoner.

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pharmacy

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology. 3540 words.

Introduction to adherence 2

Assessing adherence 4

Strategies to improve adherence 6

Adherence...

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Adverse drug reactions

Roger Finch, Peter Davey, Mark Wilcox and William Irving.

in Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

January 2012; p ublished online November 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology; Infectious Diseases; Medical Microbiology and Virology. 4416 words.

Chapter 17 covers adverse drug reactions, including determinants of toxicity, tissue- and organ-specific toxicity, adverse reactions to antiviral drugs, and prevention of adverse reactions.

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Adverse drug reactions and drug interactions

Philip Wiffen, Marc Mitchell, Melanie Snelling and Nicola Stoner.

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pharmacy

June 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology. 2823 words.

This chapter provides an overview of adverse drug reactions and drug interactions for pharmacists and other healthcare professionals. It provides a practical guide to determining whether a...

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Adverse drug reactions and drug interactions

Philip Wiffen, Marc Mitchell, Melanie Snelling and Nicola Stoner.

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pharmacy

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology. 2527 words.

Introduction to ADRs 14

Classification of ADRs 15

Adverse reactions: drug or disease? 16

Helping...

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Agitation and Delirium

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks and Sarah L. Clark.

in Neurocritical Care Pharmacotherapy

April 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology. 3703 words.

Delirium involves abnormalities in perception and in attention with failure of the caregiver to correct or recognize behavior. Marked agitation disturbs the patient’s orientation,...

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