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Document ID (ISN)48129
CIS number 87-1119
ISSN - Serial title 1877-7856 - Encyclopédie médico-chirurgicale
Year 1987
Convention or series no. Fascicule 16047 A20, 7-1987
Author(s) Hillemand B., Lhuintre J.P., Joly J.P., Proust B.
Title Ethanol or ethyl alcohol
Original title L'éthanol ou alcool éthylique [in French]
Bibliographic information Intoxications, 1987, 10p. 50 ref.
Abstract Information note on the effects of ethanol (ethyl alcohol) consumption. One chapter is devoted to health effects: digestion, neuropsychic, cardiovascular and haematological problems; effects of alcohol on the endocrine glands and the kidney; relationship between alcohol consumption on one hand and cancer and infectious diseases on the other; alcohol as a drug (addiction and its pathophysiology).
Descriptors (primary) alcoholism; ethanol
Descriptors (secondary) data sheet; encyclopaedia
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Alcohols
Alcohol and drug abuse