Cracking Addiction

The physiology of alcohol withdrawal

August 26, 2021 Meducate Season 1 Episode 4
Cracking Addiction
The physiology of alcohol withdrawal
Show Notes

Chronic alcohol use can lead to physical dependence. In this episode of Cracking Addiction we talk about the physiology of alcohol withdrawal, complications of alcohol withdrawal including delirium tremens and Wernicke’s encephalopathy and we discuss some of the simple interventions that can be used to guard against these complications