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(p. 292) Alcohol Use Disorders in Young Adulthood 

(p. 292) Alcohol Use Disorders in Young Adulthood
(p. 292) Alcohol Use Disorders in Young Adulthood

Andrew K. Littlefield

and Kenneth J. Sher

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date: 22 May 2019

This chapter describes theepidemiology of alcohol use disorders (AUDs) (and related alcohol-phenomena) in young adulthoodand examine factors that contributeboth to their manifestation early in thethird decade of life and to their rapid declinesoon afterward. It also discusses special considerationsin the treatment of young adultswith AUDs.

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