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Document ID (ISN)53672
CIS number 90-699
ISBN(s) 0-932883-73-7
Year 1989
Convention or series no. State of the Art Reviews 4:2
Author(s) Wright C.
Title Occupational medicine - Alcoholism and chemical dependency in the workplace
Bibliographic information Hanley and Belfus, Inc., Medical Publishers, P.O. Box 1377, Philadelphia, PA 19105-9990, USA, Apr.-June 1989. p.195-390. Bibl. Index. Price: USD 29.00 (outside the US: USD 34.00, airmail: USD 40.00).
Abstract Collection of major review articles, each accompanied by many references. Contents: occupational chemical dependency programmes; alcoholism in the workplace; management perspectives on alcoholism - the employer's stake in alcoholism treatment; role of the employee assistance programme in helping the troubled worker; the general medical evaluation of the alcoholic; women, work and alcohol; treatments for alcoholism; family therapy in the treatment of the employed alcoholic; children of alcoholics - a target for prevention efforts; nutrition and alcoholism - problems and therapies; occupational therapy in alcoholism; alcohol in the workplace - legal issues facing physicians; returning to work after rehabilitation - aftercare, follow-up and workplace reliability; substance abuse - an annotated bibliography.
Descriptors (primary) drug dependence; dependence; alcoholism; alcohol consumption and accidents; social aspects; expertise; medico-legal aspects; medical prevention and treatment; occupational medicine; rehabilitation
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; compendium; dangerous substances; responsibilities of employers; industrial physicians; sickness absenteeism; workplaces; women; bibliography; USA
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Alcohol and drug abuse
Occupational health services
Psychological factors
Workers' compensation