The ASAM Principles of Addiction Medicine
The ASAM Principles of Addiction Medicine The ASAM Principles of Addiction Medicine

The ASAM Principles of Addiction Medicine

Publication Date: June 05, 2014
Availability: In Stock
ISBN/ISSN: 9781451173574
Rights Link
In the midst of an addiction epidemic, this newly updated edition of The American Society of Addiction Medicine Principles of Addiction Medicine, 5th edition is the sought-after text every addiction researcher and care provider needs. This comprehensive reference text dedicates itself to both the science and treatment of addiction. You’ll receive a thorough grounding in both the scientific principles behind the causes of addiction and the practical aspects of clinical care.

Chapters are written by recognized experts, covering areas such as the basic science of addiction medicine; diagnosis, assessment and early intervention; pharmacologic and behavioral interventions; mutual help and twelve-step; and co-occurring addiction, medical and psychiatric disorders—backed by the latest research data and successful treatment methods.

  • Numerous figures, tables and diagrams elucidate the text
  • Chapters include case examples
  • List of data research reports provided at end of each chapter
  • NEW material on Prescription Drug Abuse, Club Drugs, Nursing Roles in Addressing Addiction, Conceptual and Treatment Issues in Behavioral Addictions, Rehabilitation Approaches to Pain Management, Comorbid Pain and Addiction, Pharmacotherapy for Adolescents with Substance Use Disorders, Preventing and Treating Substance Use Disorders in Military Personnel, and more.
Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
  • Complete content with enhanced navigation
  • A powerful search feature pulls results from your notes, everything in the book, and even the web
  • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
  • Ability to highlight text for easier reference of key content
  • Ability to share notes with friends and colleagues
  • Ability to save your favorite content for future, quick reference
  • Interactive question bank with more than 300 questions
Dr. Richard K. Ries MD, FAPA, FASAM
Richard K. Ries, MD, FAPA, FASAM, Professor of Psychiatry; Director, Division of Addictions, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington; Medical Director, Harborview Addictions and Rehabilitation Psychiatry Programs, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington

Dr. David A. Fiellin MD
David A. Fiellin, MD, Professor of Medicine, Investigative Medicine and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut

Dr. Shannon C. Miller MD, FASAM, DFAPA
Shannon C. Miller, MD, FASAM, DFAPA, Medical Director, Dual Diagnosis & Outpatient Clinics, Program Director, VA Fellowship in Addiction Medicine Research, VAMC, Cincinnati; Co-Program Director, Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship, Associate Director of Education & Training, Associate Director, Addiction Sciences Division, Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Affiliated Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio; Co-Editor, Journal of Addiction Medicine

Dr. Richard Saitz MD, MPH, FACP, FASAM
Richard Saitz, MD, MPH, FACP, FASAM, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Director, Clinical Addiction Research and Education (CARE) Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center/Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston, MA

Edition: 5
ISBN/ISSN: 9781451173574
Product Format: Hardbound
Trim Size: 8.375 x 10.875
Pages: 1795
Pub Date: June 05, 2014
Weight: 8.25
Basic Science and Core Concepts
1 Drug Addiction: The Neurobiology of Behavior Gone Awry
2 The Epidemiology of Substance Use Disorders
3 The Anatomy of Addiction
4 From Neurobiology to Treatment: Progress Against Addiction
5 Understanding “Behavioral Addictions”: Insights from Research
6 Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Principles
7 The Pharmacology of Alcohol
8 The Pharmacology of Nonalcohol Sedative Hypnotics
9 The Pharmacology of Opioids
10 The Pharmacology of Cocaine, Amphetamines, and Other Stimulants
SIDEBAR: Psychoactive “Bath Salts”: A New Class of Designer Stimulants
11 The Pharmacology of Caffeine
12 The Pharmacology of Nicotine and Tobacco
13 The Pharmacology of Marijuana
14 The Pharmacology of Hallucinogens
15 The Pharmacology of Dissociatives
16 The Pharmacology of Inhalants
SIDEBAR: Inhalant Abuse in the Military
17 The Pharmacology of Anabolic–Androgenic Steroids
SIDEBAR: Accessing Information on Newly Emerging Drugs of Abuse
Diagnosis, Assessment, and Early Intervention
18 Screening and Brief Intervention
SIDEBAR: Screening and Brief Intervention for Pregnant Women
SIDEBAR: Trauma Centers, Hospitals, and Emergency Departments
SIDEBAR: Implementation of Screening and Brief Intervention in Clinical Settings Using Quality Improvement Principles
SIDEBAR: Screening for Unhealthy Alcohol Use in the Elderly
19 Laboratory Diagnosis
20 Assessment
21 Environmental Approaches to Prevention: A Community-Based Perspective
Overview of Addiction Treatment
22 Addiction Medicine in America: Its Birth and Early History (1750–1935) with a Modern Postscript
23 Treatment of Heavy Drinking and Alcohol Use Disorder
24 The Treatment of Drug Addiction: An Overview
25 Moving Toward Integrated Care for Substance Use Disorders: Lessons from History and the Rest of Health Care
26 Effects of Treatment Setting, Duration, and Amount on Patient Outcomes
27 The ASAM Criteria and Matching Patients to Treatment
28 Linking Addiction Treatment with Other Medical and Psychiatric Treatment Systems
29 Alternative Therapies for Alcohol and Drug Addiction
30 The Harm Reduction Approach to Prevention and Treatment
SIDEBAR: A Systematic Review of Community Opioid Overdose Prevention and Naloxone Distribution Programs
31 Quality Improvement for Addiction Treatment
32 Nursing Roles in Addressing Addiction
33 International Perspectives on Addiction Management
Special Issues in Addiction
34 Nonmedical Use, Misuse, and Abuse of Prescription Medications
35 Special Issues in Treatment: Women
SIDEBAR: Military Sexual Trauma
36 Treatment of Older Adults
37 Cultural Issues in Addiction Medicine
38 College Student Drinking
39 Pathologic Gambling: Clinical
Characteristics and Treatment
40 Sexual Addiction
41 Physician Health Programs and Addiction among Physicians
Management of Intoxication and Withdrawal
42 Management of Intoxication and
Withdrawal: General Principles
43 Management of Alcohol Intoxication and Withdrawal
44 Management of Sedative–Hypnotic Intoxication and Withdrawal
45 Management of Opioid Intoxication and Withdrawal
46 Management of Stimulant, Hallucinogen, Marijuana, Phencyclidine, and Club Drug Intoxication and Withdrawal
Pharmacologic Interventions
47 Medications for Use in Alcohol
48 Pharmacologic Intervention for Sedative–Hypnotic Addiction
49 Pharmacologic Interventions for Opioid Dependence
50 Opioid Maintenance Treatment
51 Special Issues in Office-Based Opioid Treatment
52 Pharmacologic Interventions for Cocaine, Methamphetamine, and Other Stimulant Addiction
53 Pharmacologic Interventions for Tobacco Dependence
54 Pharmacologic Interventions for Other Drug and Multiple Drug Addictions
Behavioral Interventions
55 Enhancing Motivation to Change
56 Group Therapies
57 Individual Treatment
58 Contingency Management and the Community Reinforcement Approach
59 Behavioral Interventions in Smoking Cessation
60 Network Therapy
61 Therapeutic Communities
SIDEBAR: Overview of Therapeutic Community Outcome Research
SIDEBAR: Modified Therapeutic Community for Persons with Co-Occurring Mental and Substance Use Disorders
62 Aversion Therapies
63 Family Involvement in Addiction, Treatment, and Recovery
64 Twelve-Step Facilitation Approaches
65 Microprocessor Abuse and Internet Addiction
66 Relapse Prevention: Clinical Models and Intervention Strategies
67 Medical Management Techniques and Collaborative Care: Integrating Behavioral with Pharmacologic Interventions in Addiction Treatment
68 Conceptual and Treatment Issues in “Behavioral Addictions”
Mutual Help, Twelve Step, and Other Recovery Programs
69 Twelve-Step Programs in Addiction Recovery
70 Recent Research into Twelve-Step Programs
71 Spirituality in the Recovery Process
Medical Disorders and Complications of Addiction
72 Medical and Surgical Complications of Addiction
73 Cardiovascular Consequences of Alcohol and Other Drug Use
74 Liver Disorders Related to Alcohol and Other Drug Use
75 Renal and Metabolic Disorders Related to Alcohol and Other Drug Use
76 Gastrointestinal Disorders Related to Alcohol and Other Drug Use
77 Respiratory Tract Disorders Related to Alcohol and Other Drug Use
78 Neurologic Disorders Related to Alcohol and Other Drug Use
79 Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Tuberculosis, and Other Infectious Diseases Related to Alcohol and Other Drug Use
80 Sleep Disorders Related to Alcohol and Other Drug Use
81 Traumatic Injuries Related to Alcohol and Other Drug Use: Epidemiology, Screening, and Prevention
82 Endocrine and Reproductive Disorders Related to Alcohol and Other Drug Use
83 Alcohol and Other Drug Use during Pregnancy: Management of the Mother and Child
84 Surgical Interventions in the Alcohol- or Drug-Using Patient
Co-Occurring Addiction and Psychiatric Disorders
85 Substance-Induced Mental Disorders
86 Co-Occurring Addictive and Mood Disorders
87 Co-Occurring Addiction and Anxiety Disorders
88 Co-Occurring Addiction and Psychotic Disorders
89 Co-Occurring Addictive Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
90 Co-Occurring Personality Disorders and Addiction
91 Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Substance Use Disorder Comorbidity
92 Co-Occurring Addiction and Eating Disorders
Pain and Addiction
93 The Pathophysiology of Chronic Pain and Clinical Interfaces with Addiction
94 Psychological Issues in the Management of Pain
95 Rehabilitation Approaches to Pain Management
96 Nonopioid Pharmacotherapy of Pain
97 Opioid Therapy of Pain
98 Comorbid Pain and Addiction
99 Legal and Regulatory Considerations in Opioid Prescribing
Children and Adolescents
100 Epidemiology of Adolescent Substance Use
SIDEBAR: Adolescents’ Attitudes toward Alcohol and Other Drugs
SIDEBAR: Medical Marijuana Policy and Youth
101 Preventing Substance Use among Children and Adolescents
102 Neurobiology of Addiction from a Developmental Perspective
103 Screening and Brief Intervention for Adolescents
104 Assessing Adolescent Substance Use
105 Placement Criteria and Strategies for Adolescent Treatment Matching
SIDEBAR: Confidentiality in Dealing with Adolescents
SIDEBAR: Drug Testing Adolescents in School
106 Adolescent Treatment and Relapse Prevention
107 Pharmacotherapy for Adolescents with Substance Use Disorders
108 Co-Occurring Psychiatric Disorders in Adolescents
Ethical, Legal, and Liability Issues in Addiction Practice
109 Ethical Issues in Addiction Practice
110 Consent and Confidentiality Issues in Addiction Practice
111 Clinical, Ethical, and Legal Considerations in Prescribing Drugs with Abuse Potential
SIDEBAR: Drug Control Policy: History and Future Directions
112 The Science and Clinical Uses of Drug Testing
SIDEBAR: Workplace Drug Testing and the Role of the Medical Review Officer
113 Drug Treatment Courts and the Treatment of Persons in the Criminal Justice System
SIDEBAR: Therapeutic Jurisprudence
SIDEBAR: Treatment of Individuals in the Criminal Justice Population
114 Preventing and Treating Substance Use Disorders in Military Personnel
SIDEBAR: Risk Factors for Military Families
Server : PROD-ECOMM2 | Session : ygcwcm02oisa12tichzrp5lq | Client IP : | Build :