#27 Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder: 5 Pearls Segment

Solidify your knowledge on Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) treatment and more! Quiz yourself on the 5 pearls we will be covering: Throwback: At what levels of drinking does unhealthy alcohol use start, and how do you screen for unhealthy alcohol use? (1:47) What does the brief intervention and counseling part of SBIRT entail? (4:43) What are the first line medications for AUD and contraindications to them? (11:11) What are the  second-line medications for AUD and their limitations? (18:14) What new therapies are being studied for for alcohol use disorder? (22:09) Pearls Recap (25:06) For full transcript of the podcast, show notes and references: https://www.clinicalcorrelations.org/?p=21253 tag: naltrexone, acamprosate, gabapentin, topiramate, SBIRT, neuromodulation, nalmafene, psychaedelics, audit-c

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