Essays about: "alcohol use disorder"

Found 5 essays containing the words alcohol use disorder.

  1. 1. Compulsory care for alcohol use disorder A historical & ethical analysis

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Oscar Lövgren; [2021]
    Keywords : Ethics; Alcohol-use disorder; psychiatry; compulsory care; medical history;

    Abstract : Introduction: Compulsory care as an intervention to treat alcohol-use disorder has been acontroversial practice, and the law on care of misusers in certain cases (LVM) often comesunder criticism from different areas of Swedish society.  Aim: The purpose of this paper was to conduct a historical and ethical analysis pertaining tothe use of compulsory care for alcohol-use in Sweden. READ MORE


    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Isabella Stendahl; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Depression is one of the most disabling and prevalent mental disorders, which causes excessive feelings of sadness and despair. Unfortunately, there are a substantial number of patients that do not respond well to conventional interventions and new approaches are therefore needed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Children of Alcoholics: A systematic review on the correlation between parental alcoholism and youth criminality

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa och samhälle (HS)

    Author : Lina Miranda Möllerstedt; [2019]
    Keywords : Children of Alcoholics; Youth Criminality; Offspring Deviance; Alcohol use Disorder;

    Abstract : Abstract: Prior research indicates a growing number of Children of Alcoholics (CoAs) in Sweden, and increased levels of externalizing behaviours in these individuals. According to international research, externalizing behaviours as criminality are more often displayed in CoAs than children with non-alcoholic parents. READ MORE

  4. 4. Association of inflammation markers in young adult patients with Obsessive-compulsive disorder

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för medicinsk biokemi och mikrobiologi

    Author : Rodrigo Navarro Trujillo; [2018]
    Keywords : OCD; Psychiatry; Inflammation;

    Abstract : Background: Previous studies have shown that patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) have elevated interleukin and chemokine levels in plasma. The purpose of this study was to investigate and validate whether a group of cytokines and chemokines are elevated in a cohort of young adult OCD patients. READ MORE

  5. 5. Quality of life after stroke : the EROS study in urban Lithuania

    University essay from Nordiska ministerrådet/Nordic School of Public Health NHV

    Author : Daina Kranciukaite - Butylkiniene; [2014]
    Keywords : stroke; quality of life; short form 12 health survey questionnaire.;

    Abstract : Objectives. This studyaimed to assess quality of life in first-onset stroke survivors, and to determine how stroke associates with social and demographic factors, peculiarities of lifestyle, and chronic non-infectious diseases.Material and methods. READ MORE