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Satiation of Alcohol Intake

PAUL J. KULKOSKY

in Satiation: From Gut to Brain

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195105155
eISBN:
9780199848263
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195105155.003.0010
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

This chapter reviews recent work that attempts to apply the analysis of satiation for food to the satiation of alcohol intake. Experiments and those of others reviewed here demonstrate reliable ... More


Vascular disease

Kenneth J. Mukamal

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0031
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the link between alcohol consumption and vascular diseases. These include hypertension, cerebrovascular disease (including ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke), peripheral ... More


Alcohol consumption and breast cancer risk

Peter Boyle

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0028
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews studies on the link between alcohol consumption and breast cancer risk. The association between alcohol consumption and the risk of breast cancer has been reported fairly ... More


Cardiac disease

William H. Frishman

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0030
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the link between alcohol consumption and cardiovascular disease. Over the past twenty years, alcohol has increasingly been viewed as a potential ally in the war against ... More


Diabetes

Dolly Baliunas

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0035
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews evidence on the link between alcohol consumption and the risk for type 2 diabetes. The results of individual studies vary. Some studies have found a linear inverse relationship ... More


Liver and pancreatic tumours

Patrick Maisonneuve

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0027
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the link between alcohol consumption and liver and pancreatic cancer. Alcohol is known to promote inflammation of both the liver and the pancreas, leading to liver cirrhosis ... More


Bladder and genitourinary tumours

Claudio Pelucchi and Carlotta Galeone

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0029
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews studies on the link between alcohol consumption and the genitourinary cancers. No material association emerged between alcohol drinking and bladder cancer in a revision of about ... More


Gastrointestinal tumours

David Zaridze

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0026
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the link between alcohol consumption and gastric cancer. Moderate alcohol consumption is not associated with increased risk of stomach cancer. There is, however, a positive ... More


Benign diseases of the gastrointestinal tract

Julia B. Greer and Dhiraj Yadav

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0032
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the effects of alcohol consumption on the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Alcohol lowers oesophageal sphincter pressure, reduces acid clearance, and alters oesophageal epithelial ... More


Tools for estimating alcohol consumption

Gerhard Gmel, Kevin D. Shield, and Jürgen Rehm

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0012
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the measurement of alcohol consumption. Four aspects must be considered: whether alcohol consumption is the dependent or independent variable; the level of data aggregation; ... More


Unrecorded alcohol consumption

Dirk W. Lachenmeier, Gerhard Gmel, and Jürgen Rehm

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0015
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

In the last decade unrecorded alcohol consumption has become the focus of increasing attention, as World Health Organization estimations have shown that about 30% of global consumption is unrecorded. ... More


Liver disease

Michael H. Miller, Frank Sullivan, and John F. Dillon

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0033
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Alcohol-related liver disease (ALD) represents a spectrum of liver damage caused by excessive alcohol consumption. The spectrum ranges from reversible fatty liver through to alcoholic hepatitis, ... More


Alcohol and pregnancy: fetal alcohol spectrum disorders and the fetal alcohol syndrome

Kenneth R. Warren and Margaret M. Murray

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0038
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Today, alcohol is recognized as one of the leading preventable causes of birth defects and developmental disorders. It is now established that there are a range of effects on the developing foetus ... More


Upper aerodigestive tumours: mouth, pharynx, larynx, and oesophagus

Mia Hashibe, Binh Y. Goldstein, Lin Cai, and Zuo-Feng Zhang

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0025
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the link between alcohol consumption and upper aerodigestive tumours. Upper aerodigestive tract (UADT) cancers include malignancies of the oral cavity, oropharynx, hypopharynx, ... More


A global overview of alcohol consumption patterns

Gerhard Gmel, Florian Labhart, Kevin Shield, Marg Rylett, Dirk Lachenmeier, and Jürgen Rehm

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0013
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter provides an overview of the distribution of alcohol use in different regions of the world, including abstention, adult per capita consumption (APC), volume of drinking, and other ... More


Pancreatitis

Dhiraj Yadav

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0034
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Alcohol has been linked to pancreatitis for over a century. Unlike many chronic diseases (e.g., heart disease) where alcohol is considered to be a risk factor, it is implicated as a direct ... More


Sociocultural aspects of alcohol consumption

Robin Room

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter examines how alcohol consumption is influenced on multiple levels by the social context, culture, and society. It identifies various primary use-values for alcoholic drinks, based on ... More


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