Chapter 11. Substance-Use Disorders

  1. Ihsan M. Salloum Professor of Psychiatry Director4,5 and
  2. Juan E. Mezzich Professor of Psychiatry Director Past President6,7
  1. Christian Haasen Professor1,
  2. Nady el-Guebaly Chair2,3 and
  3. Ihsan M. Salloum Professor of Psychiatry Director4,5

Published Online: 11 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470743485.ch11

Psychiatric Diagnosis: Challenges and Prospects

Psychiatric Diagnosis: Challenges and Prospects

How to Cite

Haasen, C., el-Guebaly, N. and Salloum, I. M. (2009) Substance-Use Disorders, in Psychiatric Diagnosis: Challenges and Prospects (eds I. M. Salloum and J. E. Mezzich), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470743485.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Division of Alcohol and Substance Abuse: Treatment and Research, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, FL, USA

  2. 5

    Section on Classification, Diagnostic Assessment and Nomenclature, World Psychiatric Association, FL, USA

  3. 6

    International Center for Mental Health and Division of Psychiatric Epidemiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York University, NY, USA

  4. 7

    World Psychiatric Association, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Suchtforschung, Hamburg, Germany

  2. 2

    Addiction Division, University of Calgary, Canada

  3. 3

    Section on Addiction Psychiatry, World Psychiatric Association,USA

  4. 4

    Division of Alcohol and Substance Abuse: Treatment and Research, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, FL, USA

  5. 5

    Section on Classification, Diagnostic Assessment and Nomenclature, World Psychiatric Association, FL, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 MAR 2009

Book Series:

  1. World Psychiatric Association Evidence and Experience in Psychiatry Series

Book Series Editors:

  1. Helen Herrman

Series Editor Information

  1. WPA Secretary for Publications, University of Melbourne, Australia

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470725696

Online ISBN: 9780470743485

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Keywords:

  • substance-use disorders;
  • gamma glutamyl transpeptidase (GGT);
  • Alcohol Use Disorder Identification Test (AUDIT);
  • cannabinoid-induced psychoses;
  • antecedent psychopathology;
  • person-centred integrative diagnosis (PID);
  • cultural/ethnic issues, limiting criteria of substance-use disorders;
  • non-substance-related conditions - pathological gambling (PG);
  • substance-induced sexual dysfunction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: Substance Use Assessment

  • Diagnostic Instruments

  • Diagnostic Criteria of Substance-Use Disorders

  • Other Substance-Induced Disorders

  • Future Directions of Diagnosing Addiction Disorders

  • Categorical VS Dimensional

  • Inclusion of Neurobiological Features in Diagnosing Addictive Disorders

  • Comorbidity VS Substance-Induced Disorders

  • Subtypes of Substance-Use Disorders

  • Inclusion of Non-Substance-Related Conditions Among Addictive Disorders

  • Person-Centred Integrative Diagnosis and Substance-Use Disorders

  • ConclusionS

  • References