Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 23, 2005: Alcohol Use, Misuse, Abuse, and Dependence

Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 23, 2005: Alcohol Use, Misuse, Abuse, and Dependence

by Joyce J. Fitzpatrick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0826141358

ISBN-13: 9780826141354

Pub. Date: 10/17/2005

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

Designated a Doody's Core Title!

This volume brings together, for the first time, all the research on alcohol use that is relevant to nursing practice. Alcohol plays a major role in health care problems, which affects nursing practice from obstetrics to geriatrics. It also may have some significant health benefits, when used in moderation. This book reviews

Overview

Designated a Doody's Core Title!

This volume brings together, for the first time, all the research on alcohol use that is relevant to nursing practice. Alcohol plays a major role in health care problems, which affects nursing practice from obstetrics to geriatrics. It also may have some significant health benefits, when used in moderation. This book reviews the research on both detrimental and beneficial effects, throughout the lifespan. As in all the Annual Reviews, leading nurse researchers provide students, researchers, and clinicians with the foundations for evidence-based practice and further research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826141354
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Publication date:
10/17/2005
Series:
Annual Review of Nursing Research, #23
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
6.08(w) x 9.46(h) x 1.08(d)

Table of Contents

    Preface
    Contributors
    Part I: Perspectives on Alcohol Use Research and Measurement Issues
  1. The Case for Alcohol Research as a Focus of Study by Nurse Researchers, J.S. Stevenson and M.S. Sommers
  2. Measurement of Alcohol Consumption: Issues and Challenges, M.S. Sommers
  3. Moderate Drinking and Cardiovascular Disease, J.A. Masters

  4. Part II: Research on Alcohol Use, Misuse, Abuse, and Dependence Through the Life Span
  5. Alcohol Consumption and Pregnancy, C. Krulewitch
  6. Alcohol, Children, and Adolescents, C.J. Loveland-Cherry
  7. College Students' Alcohol Use: A Critical Review, C.J. Boyd, S.E. McCabe, and M. Morales
  8. Alcohol Misuse, Abuse, and Addiction in Young and Middle Adulthood, S.M. Handley and P. Ward-Smith
  9. Alcohol Use, Misuse, Abuse, and Dependence in Later Adulthood, J.S. Stevenson

  10. Part III: Alcohol Challenges in Selected Populations and Situations
  11. Alcohol Use adn Alcohol-Related Problems Among Lesbians and Gay Men, T.L. Hughes
  12. Alcohol and Risky Behaviors, C.M. Corte and M.S. Sommers

  13. Part IV: Alcohol Intervention Research
  14. Alcohol Brief Intervention, D.L. Finfgeld-Connett

  15. Index

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