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Drugs and drug dependence

Drugs and drug dependence

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Published by Saxon House, Lexington Books in Farnborough, Eng, Lexington, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug abuse -- Great Britain,
  • Drug abuse -- Treatment -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Griffith Edwards ... [et al.]
    SeriesSaxon House studies
    ContributionsEdwards, Griffith
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 252 p. ;
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14556377M

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      Drug misuse and dependence: UK guidelines on clinical management How clinicians should treat people with drug misuse and drug dependence problems. Published 14 July Drug abuse and drug dependence represent different ends of the same disease process. Drug abuse is an intense desire to use increasing amounts of a particular substance or substances to the exclusion of other activities.. Drug dependence is the body's physical need, or addiction, to a specific is therefore virtually no difference between dependency and addiction.


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