13. Addictive Disorders in Psychiatric Medicine

  1. Norman S. Miller Clinical Professor Courtesy Professor2,3 and
  2. Mark S. Gold Chairman4
  1. Christine Yuodelis-Flores,
  2. W. Murray Bennett,
  3. Charles Meredith and
  4. Richard Ries

Published Online: 26 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470710449.ch13

Addictive Disorders in Medical Populations

Addictive Disorders in Medical Populations

How to Cite

Yuodelis-Flores, C., Bennett, W. M., Meredith, C. and Ries, R. (2010) Addictive Disorders in Psychiatric Medicine, in Addictive Disorders in Medical Populations (eds N. S. Miller and M. S. Gold), Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470710449.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA

  3. 4

    College of Medicine, Departments of Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Anesthesiology, Community Health & Family Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine and McKnight Brain Institute, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 AUG 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470740330

Online ISBN: 9780470710449



  • Addictive disorders in psychiatric medicine;
  • Alcohol and Drug-Induced Psychiatric Complications;
  • Benzodiazepine/sedative hypnotics;
  • Phencyclidine (PCP);
  • dimethyltryptamine (DMT);
  • tetrahydrocannabinol (THC);
  • Gamma-hydroxy butyrate (GHB);
  • Comorbid Addictive and Psychiatric Disorders;
  • National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC);
  • Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT)


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Alcohol and Drug-Induced Psychiatric Complications

  • Comorbid Addictive and Psychiatric Disorders

  • Intervention and Treatment

  • Addiction Treatment for Co-Occuring Disorder Patients

  • Conclusions

  • References