The acronym stands for Sex (male), Age (<19 or >45), Depression, Previous attempts, Ethanol abuse
, Rational thinking loss, Social supports lacking, Organized plan, No spouse, and Sickness.
MicroRNAs: Master regulators of ethanol abuse
In addition to mediating FASD-related attention deficits, alterations in the dopaminergic neurotransmitter system also could underlie the increased incidence of ethanol abuse
and other substance abuse disorders that has been observed in individuals exposed to ethanol in utero as well as in animal models of FASD (Alati et al.
If prolonged ethanol abuse
is suspected, carbohydrate-deficient transferrin or fatty acid ethyl esters could be used as plasma biomarkers.
8) Risk is assigned to male Sex, Age older than 25, Depression if present, Previous suicide attempt, Ethanol abuse
, Rational thinking loss, deficient Social support, Organized plan, No spouse, and Sickness.
Objective: Ethanol abuse
exacerbates copper (Cu) and zinc (Zn) deficiencies resulting in metabolic alterations that frequently lead to increased ethanol intake.
The cause of death was combined toxic effects of intravenous heroin abuse and ethanol abuse
with a contribution by chronic HIV infection.
Regarding the nonoxidative pathway of ethanol metabolism, the pancreas appears to accumulate more FAEEs after ethanol abuse
than any other functional--as opposed to structural--organ.