In this review, the authors critically report the scientific and clinical evidence supporting alcohol use disorder as a treatable disease using medications and/or behavioral treatments. Approved treatments and promising new interventions are reviewed and discussed, with a special emphasis on personal treatment approaches. The authors also note the critical importance of increasing education and training of health care providers on addiction medicine to enhance the implementation of effective treatments in clinical practice.
Advances in the science and treatment of alcohol use disorder. Journal Article
Sci Adv, 5 (9), pp. eaax4043, 2019, ISSN: 2375-2548 (Electronic); 2375-2548 (Linking).