© 1992

Novel Pharmacological Interventions for Alcoholism

  • Claudio A. Naranjo
  • Edward M. Sellers
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. General Methodologic Issues

  3. Serotonin and Alcohol Consumption

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. W. J. McBride, W. J. Murphy, L. Lumeng, T.-K. Li
      Pages 59-67
    3. J. A. Engel, C. Enerback, C. Fahlke, P. Hulthe, E. Hard, K. Johannessen et al.
      Pages 68-82
    4. G. A. Higgins, M. O. Lawrin, E. M. Sellers
      Pages 83-91
    5. D. T. George, K. Wozniak, M. Linnoila
      Pages 92-104
  4. Opioids and Alcohol Consumption

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. B. J. Berg, J. R. Volpicelli, A. I. Alterman, C. P. O’Brien
      Pages 137-147
    3. S. S. O’Malley, A. Jaffe, G. Chang, G. Witte, R. S. Schottenfeld, B. J. Rounsaville
      Pages 148-157
  5. The Role of Other Neurotransmitters in Regulating Alcohol Intake

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 159-159
    2. Z. Amit, B. R. Smith
      Pages 161-183

About these proceedings


Novel Pharmacological Interventions for Alcoholism identifies priorities for focusing alcoholism and addiction research efforts during the coming years. A number of important issues concerning methodology, mechanisms, clinical evaluation, and pharmaceutical aspects are discussed. This book is also a plea for a greater degree of collaboration among academics, pharmaceutical physicians and scientists, and drug regulators; it demonstrates that progress in understanding and fighting addiction and alcoholism is possible in the foreseeable future.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Claudio A. Naranjo
    • 1
  • Edward M. Sellers
    • 1
  1. 1.Addiction Research FoundationTorontoCanada

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Novel Pharmacological Interventions for Alcoholism
  • Editors Claudio A. Naranjo
    Edward M. Sellers
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1992
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-387-97741-6
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4612-7705-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4612-2878-3
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XV, 378
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Psychiatry
    Psychology, general
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