The risk includes a 1.99X higher risk for stroke and 1.93X higher risk of CV mortality.
They may determine the presence of alcohol and drug dependence better than longer screening tools, according to a new study.
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The goal is better developing the necessary skills for evaluating and managing patients who have persistent pain.
What are the latest findings on acute and chronic effects of alcohol on the human brain?
Advances in basic molecular research of alcoholism await translation into important new clinical insights.
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A 38-year-old man with a history of alcoholism, intravenous drug use, and cerebrovascular accident was referred for assessment of possible endocarditis, based on history, fever 39 °C (102.9 °F) and mildly elevated troponin level.