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Medical and nutritional complications of alcoholism

mechanisms and management

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Published by Plenum Medical Book Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcohol -- Physiological effect,
  • Alcoholism -- Pathophysiology,
  • Alcohol, Ethyl -- adverse effects,
  • Alcoholism -- complications,
  • Nutrition -- drug effects,
  • Nutrition Disorders -- etiology,
  • Nutrition Disorders -- therapy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by] Charles S. Lieber
    ContributionsLieber, Charles S., 1931-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP801.A3 M35 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 579 p. :
    Number of Pages579
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1742817M
    ISBN 100306435586
    LC Control Number92049893

    Nutrition, Alcohol Use, and Liver Disease Charles S. Lieber, M.D., M.A.C.P. Many alcoholics are malnourished, either because they ingest too little of essential nutrients (e.g., carbohydrates, proteins, and vitamins) or because alcohol and its metabolism prevent the body from properly absorbing, digesting, and using those nutrients. The Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes includes all of ADA's current clinical practice recommendations and is intended to provide clinicians, patients, researchers, payers, and others with the components of diabetes care, general treatment goals, and tools to evaluate the quality of care. The recommendations are based on an extensive review of the clinical diabetes literature.

    Medical Consequences of Alcohol Abuse Studies have shown that long-term alcohol abuse produces serious, harmful effects on a variety of the body’s organ systems. Parts of the human body most affected include the liver and the immune, cardiovascular, and skeletal systems. Current research has examined some of these. Excessive alcohol use can lead to increased risk of health problems such as injuries, violence, liver diseases, and CDC Alcohol Program works to strengthen the scientific foundation for preventing excessive alcohol use.

    Excessive alcohol intake has long been linked to multiple cardiovascular complications, including angina, high blood pressure, and a risk of heart failure. Stroke is a potentially deadly. Alcohol is a major cause of liver cirrhosis in the Western world and accounts for the majority of cases of liver cirrhosis seen in district general hospitals in the UK. The three most widely recognised forms of alcoholic liver disease are alcoholic fatty liver (steatosis), acute alcoholic hepatitis, and alcoholic cirrhosis. The exact pathogenesis of alcoholic liver injury is still not .


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New York: Plenum Medical Book Co., © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Charles S Lieber.

Get this from a library. Medical and Nutritional Complications of Alcoholism: Mechanisms and Management. [Charles S Lieber] -- In the Western world, alcohol is the most abused drug. recognized that a majority of patients with cirrhosis do For all the attention being directed toward heroin, co admit to excessive alcohol.

Medical and Nutritional Complications of Alco- holism. Mechanisms and Management. Edited by C.S. Lieber, pp. New York: Plenum Medical Book Company,$ In western countries, alcohol is the most common drug of abuse, and the medical impact of chronic alcoholism is profound.

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(cont) Alcohol abuse: carcinogenic effects and fetal alcohol syndrome: description, diagnosis and prevention / Anthony J. Garro, Barbara H.J. Gordon and Charles S. Lieber -- Alcohol and the kidney / Murray Epstein -- Nutrition: medical problems of alcoholism / Lawrence Feinman and Charles S.

Lieber -- Biological markers of alcoholism / Alan S. Alcohol can kill liver cells, and lead to scarring called cirrhosis. Long-term heavy use of alcohol also may give you alcoholic fatty liver disease, a sign that your liver doesn’t work as well. Learn about nutrition treatment for alcoholics and how it differs from traditional alcoholism treatment.

AA Meetings Weren't Enough By the time Kathi Tuff finally discovered the treatment method that ended her dependence on alcohol, she'd been binge drinking for 23 of her 37 years and in and out of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) for   Medical Conditions that Can be Caused by Alcoholism.

Millions of Americans consume alcohol each year. SAMHSA’s National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) found that a little over half of Americans ages 12 and over, or roughly million people, reported being current drinkers of alcohol. While most people who drink alcohol do so in.

Alcoholism is a common substance-abuse disorder that leads to significant medical complications. Alcohol affects virtually every organ system, and alcoholics are at increased risk for cirrhosis, gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding, pancreatitis, cardiomyopathy, trauma, mental health disorders (eg, depression, blackouts, and dementia), and a wide.

Overcoming alcohol addiction isn’t easy, even with expert help. Estimated success rates in the few years following treatment vary between 20 and 50 percent, depending on the criteria used and. Abstract. The medical complications of alcoholism are important for physicians to know in detail.

However, as important as medical sequelae can be, the majority of alcoholics escapes irreversible medical consequences. People who abuse alcohol often don’t make proper nutrition a priority and tend to have poor diets.

6 Alcohol abuse also interferes with the breakdown and absorption of nutrients due to damage of the stomach lining and digestive enzyme deficiencies. Further, chronic alcohol abuse can significantly harm the pancreas and the liver.

Alcohol addiction, also known as alcoholism, is a disease that affects people of all walks of life. Experts have tried to pinpoint factors like. Lieber C. Medical and nutritional complications of alcoholism: mechanism and management.

New York: Plenum Medical Book Co., Otero B, Edoya J, Landeira G, Corino M, Tamashiro A, Fassio E. Ascites due to hypothyroidism in a patient with alcoholic cirrhosis. Acta Gastroenterol Latinoam.

; Resources on alcohol consumption and alcohol-related problems (NIAAA) Locate brochures and fact sheets, professional education materials, classroom resources and more. The Cool Spot (NIAAA) The Cool Spot was created for kids years old by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).

Medical news summaries about complications of Alcoholism: The following medical news items are relevant to complications of Alcoholism: Alcohol consumption amplifies allergy reaction; More news» You may also want to research other symptoms in our Symptoms Center.

About complications: Complications of Alcoholism are secondary. Alcohol has short-term and long-term effects. Drinking a small amount can help people feel relaxed, but too much, too often, can be harmful for health.

Kathryn P. Sucher recently retired from San Jose State University, where she taught medical nutrition therapy and was the dietetic internship director for 20 years.

In addition to her research interest in nutrition therapy, she is also a recognized authority on how diet, health and disease are affected by culture/ethnicity and religion, and she Reviews:   INTRODUCTION. Excessive alcohol use is highly prevalent and a major cause of nutritional deficiency in developed countries [].Alcohol causes nutritional complications from both its primary effects on the intake and metabolism of nutrients and secondary effects of end organ damage (eg, alcohol induced liver disease, pancreatitis) [].Modest alcohol use may be .Fewer people are aware of the long-term medical complications associated with chronic alcohol abuse.

However, when alcohol is abused chronically, it affects virtually every organ system. Excessive, chronic alcohol use also worsens and exacerbates pre-existing medical conditions, it significantly increases the risk of developing many.