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In Reply.—Dr Jessee addresses beautifully the emotional dysfunction that results from life in a family affected by alcoholism. Her firsthand knowledge underscores the importance of this disabling and frequent problem and the importance of detection and early intervention. Many, many more of our colleagues could tell similar stories.
Macdonald DI. Growing up in a Family 'Bent' by Alcoholism-Reply. Am J Dis Child. 1987;141(3):239. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1987.04460030016003