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Reasons for substance use in dual diagnosis bipolar disorder and substance use disorders: A qualitative study
Background: Few systematic studies have examined the reasons why patients with bipolar disorder and substance use disorders misuse alcohol and drugs of abuse. Such reasons may depend heavily on context so qualitative ...
Prevalence of personality disorder in alcohol and drug services and associated comorbidity
Aims To compare the prevalence of personality disorder in alcohol and drug populations with special attention to its impact on psychopathology and service characteristics. Design Cross-sectional survey. Setting Three alcohol ...
How is personality disorder linked to dangerousness? A putative role for early-onset alcohol abuse
This paper questions the assumption that personality disorder and dangerousness are causally linked, and suggests that insofar as a relationship between them exists, it is mediated by early-onset alcohol abuse. The latter, ...
The alcohol treatment needs of violent and non-violent prisoners
In 2004, HM Prison Service launched an alcohol strategy that promotes treatment of alcohol-related problems in imprisoned offenders. In commissioning services for prisoners, the needs of any prison population must first ...
Withdrawal from alcohol using monitored alcohol consumption: A case report
AIMS: A single case study of alcohol withdrawal through monitored alcohol consumption in a hostel resident.