Cocaine abuse : behavior, pharmacology, and clinical applications / [edited by] Stephen T. Higgins, Jonathan L. Katz

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Subjects: Cocaine abuse--Physiological effect
Cocaine abuse--Treatment
Cocaine--Psychological aspects
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: San Diego, Calif. : Academic Press, c1998
LC Classification: R, RC
Physical Description: xxiv, 445 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Contributors
1. Basic Pharmacological Mechanisms of Cocaine / Sari Izenwasser
2. Neuroanatomical Bases of the Reinforcing Stimulus Effects of Cocaine / S. Barak Caine
3. Behavioral Pharmacology of Cocaine and the Determinants of Abuse Liability / Jack Bergman, Jonathan L. Katz
4. Behavioral-Environmental Determinants of the Reinforcing Functions of Cocaine / Marilyn E. Carroll, Warren K. Bickel
5. Tolerance and Sensitization to Cocaine: An Integrated View / William L. Woolverton, Susan R. B. Weiss
6. Preclinical Evaluation of Pharmacotherapies for Cocaine Abuse / Gail Winger
7. Prenatal Exposure to Cocaine / Kevin F. Schama, Leonard L. Howell, Larry D. Byrd
8. Cocaine Self-Administration Research: Implications for Rational Pharmacotherapy / Marian W. Fischman, Richard W. Foltin
9. Evaluation of Potential Pharmacotherapies: Response to Cocaine Challenge in the Human Laboratory / George E. Bigelow, Sharon L. Walsh
10. Controlled Laboratory Studies on the Effects of Cocaine in Combination with Other Commonly Abused Drugs in Humans / Craig R. Rush, John M. Roll, Stephen T. Higgins
11. Cocaine Effects on Brain Function / Scott E. Lukas, Perry F. Renshaw
12. The Contribution of Genetic Factors in Cocaine and Other Drug Abuse / Gregory I. Elmer, Lucinda L. Miner, Roy W. Pickens
13. Vulnerability to Cocaine Abuse / Howard D. Chilcoat, Chris-Ellyn Johanson
14. Treating Cocaine Abuse: What Does Research Tell Us? / Stephen T. Higgins, Conrad J. Wong
15. Treatment of Cocaine Abuse in Methadone Maintenance Patients / Kenneth Silverman, George E. Bigelow, Maxine L. Stitzer
16. Relapse to Cocaine Use / Sharon M. Hall, David A. Wasserman, Barbara E. Havassy [et al.]
17. Cocaine Legalization: Designing the Experiments / Thomas J. Crowley, J. T. Brewster
Additional Authors: Higgins, Stephen T
Katz, Jonathan L
Notes: LCCN: 98084982
ISBN: 0123473608
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Basic pharmacological mechanisms of cocaine -- Neuroanatomical bases of the reinforcing stimulus effects of cocaine -- Behavioral pharmacology of cocaine and the determinants of abuse liability -- Behavioral-environmental determinants of the reinforcing functions of cocaine -- Tolerance and sensitization to cocaine: an integrated view -- Preclinical evaluation of pharmacotherapies for cocaine abuse -- Prenatal exposure to cocaine -- Cocaine self-administration research: implications for rational pharmacotherapy -- Evaluation of potential pharmacotherapies: response to cocaine challenge in the human laboratory -- Controlled laboratory studies on the effects of cocaine in combination with other commonly abused drugs in humans -- Cocaine effects on brain function -- Contribution of genetic factors in cocaine and other drug abuse -- Vulnerability to cocaine abuse -- Treating cocaine abuse: what does research tell us? -- Treatment of cocaine abuse in methadone maintenance patients -- Relapse to cocaine use -- Cocaine legalization: designing the experiments
OCLC Number: 39902628
ISBN/ISSN: 0123473608