Psychiatry Question Bank Q10

  1. Delirium tremens, in the initial phase, may be effectively prevented by:

A. Meprobamate

B. Benzodiazepines

C. Chlormethiazole (Heminervrin)

D. Barbiturates

  1. Characteristics of alcohol dependence include:

A. The need for drinking every day in order to maintain one’s performance

B. The need to increase the amount consumed to elicit the same effect

C. Tremor, sweating, and disorientation developing after two days of Abstinence

D. Two or more blackouts during an acute alcohol abuse period

E. All of the above