Laboratory studies in acute alcoholics.

  • J R Augustine
  • Published 1967 in Canadian Medical Association journal
Laboratory studies on 109 acutely intoxicated male and female alcoholics admitted to the general medical wards of a community general hospital were undertaken. Initially the program was designed to study the thyroid function of these patients, as a previous report had noted that large numbers of alcoholics were thyroid-deficient. During the study, however… CONTINUE READING