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