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1

Alcohol MOA

-Facilitate GABA-A
-Inhibit NMDA Glutamate

2

CAGE parts

-Cut down?
-Annoyed?
-Guilt?
-Eye opener?

3

Most prominent substance abuse comorbidity

Antisocial personality disorder

4

Chronic effect of alcohol use

NTs all do the opposite of the good stuff

5

Type 1 Alcoholism

Men & Women, mild genetic susceptibility, severity determined by stress

6

Type 2 Alocholism

Male-limited
environment has no influence
fathers are criminals

7

Elevated vital signs during acute intoxication

Treat for withdrawal (benzo)

8

Wernicke's Encephalopathy
Triad

PAG hemorrhages
-Opthalmoplegia
-Ataxia
-Confusion

9

Barbiturate withdrawal Tx

Pentobarbital challenge