Alcoholism and alcohol psychoses

 Common problems of alcohol intoxication The urgency of the problem of drunkenness, alcoholism and alcoholic psychoses is determined by both the degree of their prevalence and the versatility of the damage caused (G.V. Morozov, 1983;

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 Common problems of alcohol intoxication The urgency of the problem of drunkenness, alcoholism and alcoholic psychoses is determined by both the degree of their prevalence and the versatility of the damage caused (G.V. Morozov, 1983;

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Alcohol intoxication and drunkenness

Intoxication has a predominantly negative social and legal significance, although medical attention is often required. The degree of intoxication is determined by several indicators: the general somatic and mental state, behavioral reactions, and the concentration of

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Intoxication has a predominantly negative social and legal significance, although medical attention is often required. The degree of intoxication is determined by several indicators: the general somatic and mental state, behavioral reactions, and the concentration of

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Alcoholism

In various classifications of diseases, the concept of “alcoholism” is identified with the concepts of “chronic alcoholism”, “alcohol dependence syndrome”. This refers to a disease resulting from the systematic abuse of alcohol with increased or decreased

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In various classifications of diseases, the concept of “alcoholism” is identified with the concepts of “chronic alcoholism”, “alcohol dependence syndrome”. This refers to a disease resulting from the systematic abuse of alcohol with increased or decreased

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Age and gender characteristics of chronic alcoholism

Teenagers and youths sometimes suffer from alcoholism, however, most often the disease occurs before the age of 30, less often up to 40 years. The sooner children begin to drink and abuse alcohol, the earlier chronic

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Teenagers and youths sometimes suffer from alcoholism, however, most often the disease occurs before the age of 30, less often up to 40 years. The sooner children begin to drink and abuse alcohol, the earlier chronic

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Etiology of chronic alcoholism

By analogy with other mental diseases, alcoholism can be attributed to multifactorial, polyetiological diseases with complex pathogenetic mechanisms affecting various levels of the functional activity of organs and systems of the body.Existing theories of the

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By analogy with other mental diseases, alcoholism can be attributed to multifactorial, polyetiological diseases with complex pathogenetic mechanisms affecting various levels of the functional activity of organs and systems of the body.Existing theories of the

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Treatment of patients with chronic alcoholism

The most effective comprehensive treatment method. Patients with alcoholism are treated on an outpatient and inpatient basis, at the request of patients and forcibly, in psychiatric and specialized drug treatment facilities.In the treatment of alcoholism, several

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The most effective comprehensive treatment method. Patients with alcoholism are treated on an outpatient and inpatient basis, at the request of patients and forcibly, in psychiatric and specialized drug treatment facilities.In the treatment of alcoholism, several

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Acute alcohol hallucinosis

It appears more often at the remote stage of chronic alcoholism (with a duration of 10 years or more), that is, in the II-III stage. It occurs mainly against the background of withdrawal symptoms. In the clinical

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It appears more often at the remote stage of chronic alcoholism (with a duration of 10 years or more), that is, in the II-III stage. It occurs mainly against the background of withdrawal symptoms. In the clinical

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Chronic alcoholic hallucinosis

These include verbal hallucinosis, lasting more than 6 months. Acute hallucinosis is possible at first, more often repeated, in combination with depressive-paranoid symptoms.According to I.V. Strelchuk (1970), chronic verbal hallucinosis without delirium most often occurs. With this

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These include verbal hallucinosis, lasting more than 6 months. Acute hallucinosis is possible at first, more often repeated, in combination with depressive-paranoid symptoms.According to I.V. Strelchuk (1970), chronic verbal hallucinosis without delirium most often occurs. With this

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Treatment of patients with alcoholic psychoses

Therapy should be comprehensive. Patients with acute severe psychoses are referred for treatment to specialized wards or intensive care units.The tactics of treating alcohol delirium depend on the severity of its course. In mild and moderate severity,

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Therapy should be comprehensive. Patients with acute severe psychoses are referred for treatment to specialized wards or intensive care units.The tactics of treating alcohol delirium depend on the severity of its course. In mild and moderate severity,

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Involutional Mental Pathology

General characteristics and classification of involutional mental pathology In psychiatry, the age from 45 to 60 years was considered preschool, and over 60 years old – senile. The following periodization of age was adopted at the

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General characteristics and classification of involutional mental pathology In psychiatry, the age from 45 to 60 years was considered preschool, and over 60 years old – senile. The following periodization of age was adopted at the

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