Substance Abuse and Dependence

An Introduction for the Caring Professions

  • Hamid Ghodse
  • Douglas Maxwell
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Hamid Ghodse, Douglas Maxwell
    Pages 1-3
  3. Andrew Johns
    Pages 5-29
  4. Spencer Madden
    Pages 30-52
  5. John Strang, Michael Gossop, Gerry Stimson
    Pages 80-97
  6. Judith R. Morgan
    Pages 98-130
  7. Michael Gossop, John Strang
    Pages 131-148
  8. Brian Wells
    Pages 149-175
  9. Douglas Maxwell
    Pages 176-203
  10. James Edeh
    Pages 204-215
  11. Hamid Ghodse
    Pages 216-231
  12. Nicholas Dorn
    Pages 232-243
  13. Roger Farmer
    Pages 244-254
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 255-263

About this book

Introduction

This is a multi-author guide to the medical, pharmacological, social and legal aspects of drug abuse and addiction. It offers practical information for all working in these areas, from volunteer counsellors to consultant psychiatrists.

Keywords

addiction drug drug abuse intervention pharmacology prevention research treatment

Editors and affiliations

  • Hamid Ghodse
    • 1
  • Douglas Maxwell
    • 1
  1. 1.St George’s Hospital and Medical SchoolLondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-20859-3
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1990
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-45859-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-20859-3
  • About this book
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