diagnostic markers

To complete this assignment, access the links above regarding alcohol withdrawal treatments and the CIWA. Read the case study of “Mark,” which also includes Mark’s CIWA at the bottom of the case study.

Write a 750-1,000-word essay response to the following questions:

  1. What are the significant diagnostic markers (“red flags”) that indicate acute alcohol withdrawal syndrome for Mark?
  2. What is the most appropriate/safest course of action for Mark? Support your response.
  3. Assess the appropriate DSM diagnoses for Mark.

Include at least three to five scholarly references in your paper.

Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

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Appendix C- Screening and Assessment Instruments

For additional information, the following is recommended:

Review the “Appendix C- Screening and Assessment Instruments” section from the National Center for Biotechnology Information website.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK64829/