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Alcohol and Tobacco: Medical and sociological aspects of use, abuse and addiction

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This updated and revised second edition of "Alcohol and Tobacco" reflects the new ICD 11 and DSM V classifications and provides comprehensive descriptions of new therapeutic approaches, outlining the different interactions between personality, environment and the effects of the respective substance. In addition to new data on prevention-based therapies, especially for smoking addiction, the book also presents essential psychological and sociological strategies, and medication-based therapies. Particular attention is given to new medications and new compounds for e-cigarettes, while a broad overview of the American and European epidemiology of alcohol and nicotine addictions rounds out the coverage. Given the breadth and depth of its coverage, the book will appeal to a wide readership, from professionals to researchers and students.

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Lesch, O. M., Walter, H., Wetschka, C., Hesselbrock, M. N., Hesselbrock, V., & Pombo, S. (2020). Alcohol and Tobacco: Medical and sociological aspects of use, abuse and addiction. Alcohol and Tobacco: Medical and Sociological Aspects of Use, Abuse and Addiction (pp. 1–391). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-41941-7

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