B Jansson's research while affiliated with Karolinska University Hospital and other places

Publications (3)

Article
Special problems in the treatment of alcoholism are discussed. Risk groups, for instance children of alcoholics, should be identified as early as possible so that special attention can be paid to them. Treatment motivation plays a very central role, and motivating a patient for long-term treatment often is the most difficult part of the work. For a...
Book
The 39 chapters in this volume consider subjects ranging from genetics, markers, and molecular biology of alcoholism, to clinical observations and treatment. The aim is to integrate pertinent information from the fields of molecular and cell biology with view to establishing a molecular basis of alcohol use and abuse. An initial preview summarizes...

Citations

... For thousands of years, fermented beverages such as beer and wine were used daily by western populations to mitigate thirst, because at that time the society considered water inappropriate for human consumption. This occurred in a time when water sterilizing processes were unknown (Vallee, 1994). At that period of the human history, pure water existed only at the mountain sources, and this was available only to a small number of people. ...
... For thousands of years, fermented beverages such as beer and wine were used daily by western populations to mitigate thirst, because at that time the society considered water inappropriate for human consumption. This occurred in a time when water sterilizing processes were unknown (Vallee, 1994). At that period of the human history, pure water existed only at the mountain sources, and this was available only to a small number of people. ...