clinical institute withdrawal assessment (CIWA) for alcohol

Known as: CIWA, Clinical Institute Withdrawal Assessment 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2010
Review
2010
BACKGROUND Alcohol abuse and dependence represents a serious health problem worldwide with social, interpersonal and legal… (More)
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2008
2008
AIMS The aim of the present study is to characterize the relevance of withdrawal symptoms during the first 12 months of… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE Benzodiazepines are the drugs of choice in the treatment of alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS). Recent data have shown… (More)
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2006
2006
Scores from two versions of the Clinical Institute Withdrawal Assessment for Alcohol, the CIWA-Ar and CIWA-AD, were compared in… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Divalproex sodium, an anticonvulsant and antikindling agent and gamma-aminobutyric acid enhancer, has been proposed as… (More)
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2000
2000
Charts of patients hospitalized for uncomplicated alcohol withdrawal were examined and detoxification practices compared… (More)
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1997
1997
A new rating scale for the quantitative assessment of the alcohol-withdrawal syndrome (AWS) was developed from the CIWA-A scale… (More)
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1994
1994
The alcohol withdrawal syndrome is a common phenomenon in psychiatric hospital care. Not only treatment strategies, but also the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
A shortened 10-item scale for clinical quantitation of the severity of the alcohol withdrawal syndrome has been developed. This… (More)
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1981
1981
The relative roles of supportive care and pharmacotherapy in the treatment of alcohol withdrawal are not established. A reliable… (More)
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