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Uchtenhagen, A and Dobler-Mikola, A and Steffen, T and Gutzwiller, F and Blattler, R and Pfeifer, S (1999) Prescription of narcotics for heroin addicts: main results of the Swiss national cohort study. Medical prescription of narcotics; v. 1 Basel: Karger .

A review of a programme studying the prescription of narcotics for heroin addicts. Issues addressed include toxicology side effects, characteristics of patients, changes in criminal behaviour, and political environment. The results are evaluated and final recommendations are provided.


Item Type:Book
Date:1999
Call No:HR, VH4
Pages:viii,
Publisher:Karger
Place of Publication:Basel
ISBN:1423-5765
Keywords:Europe, heroin, pharmacology and toxicology, AOD dependence, AODD drug therapy, drug therapy, Switzerland
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Accession Number:HRB 1416 (Available), HRB 993 (Available)
Subjects:HJ Treatment method > Treatment outcome
VA Geographic area > Europe > Switzerland
MM-MO Crime and law > Crime prevention
B Substances > Opioids (opiates) > Heroin
E Concepts in biomedical areas > Pharmacology and toxicology
E Concepts in biomedical areas > Substance by legal status > Prescription drug (medicine / medication)
HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method > Substance disorder drug therapy

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