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PSYCH QUIZ QUESTIONS – ASK  1. liquor?  Beer: 12 oz (5% ethanol)  Wine: 5 oz (13% ethanol)  Liquor: 1.5 oz (40% ethanol)  2. What is the mg/dl rise in blood alcohol conc  in 150 lb person? How many drinks/ hour  undergo hepatic metabolism?  20 mg/dL rise; metabolize 1 drink/hr  3. How many drinks does it take to get to the  legal alcohol limit (0.08) 80 mg/dL?  4 drinks 4. What is the flushing response to alcohol  seen in many Asians?  Asian’s have slower alcohol DH and faster acetaldehyde DH  flushing rx is acetaldehyde induced rxn  5. What is the Diagnosis of Dependence?  3 C’s: Compulsion, loss of Control, Continued use in spite of adverse  consequences  6. What is the DSM criteria for substance  abuse?  Need at least 3 within 12 month period: 
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Unformatted text preview: 1. Tolerance 2. Withdrawal 3. Use chemical more or longer than intended 4. Desire or unsuccessful effort to modify use 5. Time spent to obtain, use or recover from chemical 6. Important activities reduced or given up 7. Continued despite adverse consequences 7. What is the DSM criteria for remission? Early: 12 months or less Sustained: > 12 months Partial Full 8. What are the C.A.G.E Questions? 1. Have you ever felt you ought to CUT down on use of alcohol? 2. Have people ANNOYED you by criticizing your use of alcohol? 3. Have you ever felt bad or GUILTY about your use of alcohol? 4. Have you ever had a drink first thing in the morning to steady your NN or get rid of hangover (EYE-opener)? 1...
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This note was uploaded on 05/20/2008 for the course PSYCH 5155 taught by Professor Singer-chang during the Spring '08 term at Western University of Health Sciences.

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