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Alcoholism (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP

Editor: Roxanne Dryden-Edwards, MD

Previous contributing authors and editors:

Author: Joachim Gruber, MD, PhD, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Parkland Hospital, University of Texas Southwestern.

Coauthor(s): Brett Roth, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Clinical Toxicology, University of Texas Southwestern; Dennis C Daley, PhD, Director of Center for Psychiatric and Chemical Dependency Services, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

Editors: Michael D Burg, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University Medical Center, University of California at San Francisco-Fresno; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Anthony Anker, MD, FAAEM, Attending Physician, Emergency Department, Mary Washington Hospital, Fredericksburg, VA.

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Last Editorial Review: 3/12/2012

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