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[Irish Medical Times] , O'Grady, John Methadone can cut crime levels and give life back to heroin addicts. (22 Oct 2010)

URL: http://www.imt.ie/opinion/2010/10/15978.html

Can a consultant psychiatrist really be so naïve with regard to the scourge of heroin addiction and its management? I refer to Dr M Bhamjee and his recent letter to the Irish Medical Times (October 1, 2010).

Heroin per se is not the whole problem. Rather, it is its illegality and the consequential associated lifestyle that goes with it that destroys lives....

 

Item Type:News
Source:Irish Medical Times
Date:22 October 2010
Notes:Letter to the editor
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Subjects:VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland
HJ Treatment method > Drugs and alcohol disorder treatment method > Drugs and alcohol replacement method (substitution) > Methadone maintenance

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