Unformatted text preview: control use, spending a great deal of time associated with alcohol use, continued use of alcohol despite physical or psychological consequences, persistent desire or unsuccessful efforts to cut down or control alcohol use, increased physical tolerance to alcohol’s effects, and withdrawal symptoms. Alcohol abuse- alcohol consumption that results in severe physical, psychological, or social problems Binge drinking- four or more drinks in a row for women; five or more drinks in a row for men Acute alcohol intoxication- a temporary deterioration in mental function, accompanied by lack of coordination and partial paralysis arising from drinking alcoholic beverages too quickly...
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- Spring '08
- Drinking culture, acute alcohol intoxication, Alcohol abuse- alcohol