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The hidden alcoholic in general practice

Rodney Hugh Wilkins

The hidden alcoholic in general practice

a method of detection using a questionnaire

by Rodney Hugh Wilkins

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Published by Elek in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcoholism -- Diagnosis.,
  • Alcoholics -- Statistics.,
  • Alcoholism -- Diagnosis.,
  • Questionnaires.,
  • General practice.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRodney H. Wilkins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC565 .W518
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 241 p. :
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4850333M
    ISBN 100236177192
    LC Control Number75595077
    OCLC/WorldCa1552188

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The hidden alcoholic in general practice book to PubMed are also available for Selected : B. Pollask. Numerous questionnaires have been devised to overcome this fact that “the very nature of the condition has written into it the probability of the patient’s often attempting to deny his problem (Hensman et al, ), This aspect of denial in relation to a study carried out by a group of general practitioners to detect the hidden alcoholic in Author: Rodney H.

Wilkins. The description of the alcoholic as the " hidden alcoholic " with his or her alcoholism as " a disease of denial" has been applied throughout the world to many thousands of alcoholics. In his book Dr Wilkins sets out a positive research programme that has achieved something in practical terms by designing research tools which provide early recognition of the problem by: 4.

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Recent studies have found that % of American adults—one in eight—officially meet the criteria to be diagnosed with alcohol use disorder. Whether these disorders are mild or severe, recognizing the signs of alcoholism and seeking help as soon as possible is crucial.

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