Stimulants—Including Cocaine

  • Marc A. Schuckit
Part of the Critical Issues in Psychiatry book series (CIPS)


Stimulants are widely and greatly misused medications that have very limited bona fide medical users. It is imprtant that the clinician know these drugs well, as their misuse can mimic a variety of medical and psychiatric syndromes.


England Journal Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome Truck Driver Cocaine Abuse Biological Psychiatry 
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  • Marc A. Schuckit
    • 1
  1. 1.San Diego School of Medicine, Veterans Administration HospitalUniversity of CaliforniaSan DiegoUSA

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