Chapter 9 - Substance Use Disorders- Set A
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When one is addicted to a substance, the body requires the substance to:
The term psychological dependence is used when:
Which of the following is not a stimulant?
Which statistic represents the percentage of UK males who have consumed a drink containing alcohol?
In the UK, how many drinks would a female ‘hazardous drinker’ typically consume per day?
What percentage of UK males report binge drinking at least once a month?
Alcohol initially makes the drinker happy. It then acts as a depressant. This effect of alcohol is known as?
Longer-term negative physical effects of heavy alcohol consumption include:
Heavy drinking in women during pregnancy can cause foetal alcohol syndrome (FAS). Which of the following abnormalities are found in babies born with FAS?
Alcohol dependence is supported specifically by evidence of tolerance effects and withdrawal symptoms that develop within ____ hours of restricted consumption.
In substance abuse the term polydrug abuse refers to:
Which of the following represents the percentage of suicides in which alcohol appears to play an important role?
In economic terms, alcohol-related problems cost the US economy around _________ in 1998:
Nicotine has a number of physical effects, including:
Growing evidence to suggest that nicotine has its effects by releasing: