Psychopathology of alcoholics during withdrawal and early abstinence

@article{Wetterling2000PsychopathologyOA,
  title={Psychopathology of alcoholics during withdrawal and early abstinence},
  author={Tilman Wetterling and Klaus Junghanns},
  journal={European Psychiatry},
  year={2000},
  volume={15},
  pages={483 - 488}
}
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