Alcoholism

Alcoholism is a magazine focusing on Medicine

Articles from Vol. 47, No. 1, 2011

Consumption of Noncommercial Alcohol among Alcohol Abuse Clinic Patients
Abstract-In 2010 a pilot study, using semi-structured interviews, was conducted in the Belarusian city Grodno to explore noncommercial alcohol drinking among 51 alcoholics admitted to narcological clinic. The types of surrogates consumed and reasons...
Epidemiological Study of Suicide in Croatia (2004-2009) - Motive Alcohol Dependence
AbstractModern cognitions in the field of criminology have analyzed alcohol as a significant, even decisive factor in extrovert and introvert violent behavior. Introvert manifestation of violence results in a certain number of suicide cases. The statistical...
Gustav Mahler - 100th Anniversary of Death
Summary -Gustav Mahler, late romantic composer whose works were forbidden and destroyed, found his place in history of music as a leading figure of his time. His life was filled with hard work and personal tragedies. By the time he had achieved the deserved...
Medicine and Music in Croatia
SummaryThe field of music and medicine in Croatia has been scientifically developed since 17th century. For 40 years the Croatian Association for Music Therapy and the Croatian Medical Music Association have been promoting and developing this field....
Past Research and Cognitions of Quetiapine Use in the Treatment of Alcohol Dependence
Abstract -Quetiapine is an atypical antipsychotic or a second-generation antipsychotic. It has been used in the treatment of positive and negative symptoms of schizophrenia, depressive episodes of bipolar disorder, acute manic episodes connected with...
Prevalence of Psychoactive Substance Abuse among High School Students in Nevesinje and Mostar
Abstract-The goal of the paper was to examine the prevalence of psychoactive substance abuse among high school students in Nevesinje and Mostar, to find out the most frequent psychoactive substance among the students, the reasons for using drugs and...