Alcohol and the Hospitalized Patient.

  title={Alcohol and the Hospitalized Patient.},
  author={Svetlana Chernyavsky and Patricia Dharapak and Jennifer I. Hui and Violetta Laskova and Eve Merrill and Kamana Pillay and Evan Siau and Dahlia Rizk},
  journal={The Medical clinics of North America},
  volume={104 4},
  • Svetlana Chernyavsky, Patricia Dharapak, +5 authors Dahlia Rizk
  • Published 2020
  • Medicine
  • The Medical clinics of North America
  • Alcohol use is a common social and recreational activity in our society. Misuse of alcohol can lead to significant medical comorbidities that can affect essentially every organ system and lead to high health care costs and utilization. Heavy alcohol use across the spectrum from binge drinking and intoxication to chronic alcohol use disorder can lead to high morbidity and mortality both in the long and short term. Recognizing and treating common neurologic, gastrointestinal, and hematological… CONTINUE READING


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