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Salience means an increased doses of substance are required to achieve effects originally produced by lower doses False Ethanol differs from most other drugs in the way it is absorbed into the blood, metabolized in the liver, and how and produces pharmacological effect when entering the brain. True Impaired control is a strong desire or sense of compulsion to drink or use drugs. False Relapse occurs when a patient returns to old behaviors that he or she was trying to change. True Binge drinking for men is drinking 4 or more standard alcoholic drinks, and for women, 3 or more standard alcoholic drinks on the same occasion on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. False Unlike a person with dependence, a person diagnosed with alcohol abuse does not experience tolerance or, when not drinking, withdrawal symptoms. True Men are more likely to have alcohol use disorders than women, although evidence suggests gender differences in the prevalence of disorder have decreased over time. True Alcohol Use Disorder is a medical condition that doctors diagnose when a patient's drinking causes distress or harm. True Underage Drinking is defined as alcohol use by anyone under the age of 18 in the United States. False Based on the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, a standard drink is defined as 23 grams (0.8 ounces) of pure alcohol. False Living in neighborhoods with high population density, lack of natural surveillance of public places, physical deterioration, and high rates of adult crime. This risk factor is defined as: Community laws _________________ can be diagnosed if tolerance and withdrawal are present within a 12- month period. Alcohol dependence
Which of the following is a medication used to treat alcoholism? All of the above In almost all states, operating a motor vehicle with a BAC between________ and________ (determined by breathalyzer or blood test) is a crime and is subject to arrest on a charge of DWI (driving while intoxicated).

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