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The abuse of drugs is a national problem that many clinicians would like to avoid, mainly because drug abusers are notoriously difficult to treat. A great deal of modern literature addresses itself to the use and abuse of drugs, but little is as comprehensive and detailed as this recently published book, Drug Abuse. It covers every possible dimension of the medical complications of drug abuse, with particular emphasis on narcotics, as well as touching on the socioeconomic implications of the excessive use of legal and illegal drugs. Because most drug abusers must steal to support their habits, would not society
Drug Abuse. A Guide For The Clinician.. Ann Intern Med. ;85:270. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-85-2-270_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1976;85(2):270.
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