by Mark S. Gold

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1995)

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Author Mark S. Gold presents the latest medical information on nicotine and tobacco's neurobiological, physiological, and psychological effects. This timely monograph also discusses the latest diagnostic and treatment programs as well as model programs for use by practitioners which were developed by the National Cancer Institute and other eminent organizations. The author also includes a comprehensive history of tobacco use.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781461357483
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 11/12/2012
Series: Drugs of Abuse: A Comprehensive Series for Clinicians , #4
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1995
Pages: 211
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction. Tobacco in the 1990s. Tobacco: A Short History of the American Economy. The Neurobiological Effects of Tobacco. Tobacco and the Body. The Psychiatric Aspects of Tobacco Use. Treatment and the Role of the Physician. A Model Cessation Program-Basic Guidelines from the National Cancer Institute. Index.

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