Treating Alcoholism with Dr. Stewart
Dr. Chris Stewart reviews the basics of alcoholism including definitions, alcohol elimination rate, leading causes of death. He spends time on time and presentation of withdrawal as well as complications. Dr. Stewart finishes by outlining medication assisted and supportive detoxification.
Chris Stewart, M.D.
Dr. Stewart is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at University of Louisville. He also serves as Training Director for the University Addiction Residency Program and is Medical Director of Jefferson Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center His research interests includes neurobiological parameters for cue reactivity in addiction in patients with various addictions including opiates and cocaine as well as dual disorders.