Benzodiazepine requirements during alcohol withdrawal syndrome: clinical implications of using a standardized withdrawal scale.

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An accurate characterization of the severity of the alcohol withdrawal syndrome is likely to provide clear guidelines for drug therapy in this disorder. We studied (retrospectively) the usefulness of a standardized withdrawal scale on benzodiazepine drug requirements for patients undergoing alcohol detoxification in a general hospital. One hundred thirty… (More)

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