Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Drug Addiction

Edited by Fang Zhao

Augusta University, United States of America


This edited volume is a collection of reviewed and relevant research chapters, offering a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of drug addiction. The book comprises single chapters authored by various researchers and edited by an expert active in the pertinent research area. All chapters are complete in themselves but united under a common research study topic. This publication aims at providing a thorough overview of the latest research efforts by international authors on drug addiction, and opens new possible research paths for further novel developments.

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Drug AddictionEdited by Fang Zhao

Published: June 27th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.70103

ISBN: 978-1-78923-371-1

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-370-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-458-8

Copyright year: 2018

Books open for chapter submissions

4263 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

1 Web of Science Citations

3 Dimensions Citations


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1. Deep Brain Stimulation in Treatment-Refractory Addiction

By Angelo Lavano, Giusy Guzzi, Attilio Della Torre, Donatella Gabriele, Domenico Chirchiglia, Carmelino Angelo Stroscio and Giorgio Volpentesta


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2. Effect of Alcohol on Brain Development

By Farhin Patel and Palash Mandal


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3. Bereavement and Substance Use Disorder

By Laura Masferrer and Beatriz Caparrós


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4. Nursing Care for Persons with Drug Addiction

By Ek-uma Imkome


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5. Molecular-Cellular Targets of the Pathogenetic Action of Ethanol in the Human Brain in Ontogenesis and the Possibility of Targeted Therapy Aimed at Correcting the Effect of Pathogenic Factors

By Tamara V. Shushpanova, Anatoly Solonskii and Olga V. Shushpanova


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6. Investigation of Emotion Characters of Internet Abusers Using Psychophysiological Signals

By Dai-Ling Hsieh and Tzu-Chien Hsiao


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7. Methadone Treatment for Heroin Dependence

By Baconi Daniela Luiza, Anne Marie Ciobanu, Robert Daniel Vasile, Ana-Maria Vlasceanu, Mirela Nedelescu and Miriana Stan


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