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Medical aspects of drug abuse

by Ralph W. Richter

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Published by Medical Dept., Harper and Row in Hagerstown, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug addiction -- Treatment,
  • Drug addiction -- Complications,
  • Drug abuse,
  • Drug addiction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Ralph W. Richter.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC566 .R54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 399 p. :
    Number of Pages399
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5059291M
    ISBN 100061422649
    LC Control Number74023052

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    Discover librarian-selected research resources on Substance Abuse from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Home» Browse» Criminal Justice» Social and Psychological Aspects of Crime» Addiction and Substance Abuse» Substance Abuse. • The manufacturer of a drug • A medical society or association • A pharmacy association • A public interest group concerned with drug abuse • A state or local government agency • An individual citizen When a petition is received by the DEA, the agency begins its own investigation of the drug. The DEA also may begin an.


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