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Addiction neuroethics : the promises and perils of neuroscience research on addiction

Author: Adrian Carter; Wayne Hall
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Series: International research monographs in the addictions.
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Research increasingly suggests that addiction has a genetic and neurobiological basis, but efforts to translate research into effective clinical treatments and social policy needs to be informed by careful ethical analyses of the personal and social implications. Scientists and policy makers alike must consider possible unintended negative consequences of neuroscience research so that the promise of reducing the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Carter, Adrian.
Addiction neuroethics.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012
(DLC) 2011026105
(OCoLC)739646388
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Carter; Wayne Hall
ISBN: 9780123859730 0123859735 9781107003248 1107003245 9781139190725 1139190725
OCLC Number: 760173089
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: What is addiction neuroethics and why does it matter? Molecular Neuroscience and Genetics Neuroimaging and Cognitive Neuroscience Researching Addiction Consent and Coercion Harm Reduction Psychosocial Therapies Opioid Substitution Treatment Nicotine Replacement Therapy New Approaches to Addiction Treatment: Vaccines, Sustained-release Medications, DBS Personalized Treatment and Pharmacogenomics Screening for High-risk Individuals: Phenotypes and Biomarkers Public Health Approaches to Alcohol, Tobacco and Illicit Drugs Autonomy and Responsibility Identity and the Self Legal Issues and Regulation Human Rights History of Ideas About Addiction and the Impact of Neuroscience Neuroscience, Law and Addiction in the Media The Future of Healthcare for Addicted Individuals.
Series Title: International research monographs in the addictions.
Responsibility: Adrian Carter and Wayne Hall.

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Research increasingly suggests that addiction has a genetic and neurobiological basis, but efforts to translate research into effective clinical treatments and social policy needs to be informed by  Read more...
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