Unacceptable face of private practice: prescription of controlled drugs to addicts

Bewley, Thomas; Ghodse, A. Hamid
June 1983
British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);6/11/1983, Vol. 286 Issue 6381, p1876
Academic Journal
Examines the perception of drug addicts towards the private prescribing of controlled drugs in Great Britain. Kinds of drugs commonly prescribed by private physicians; Differences in prescribing practices between physicians in National Health Service clinics and private practitioners; Suggestion on extending the licensing system to all controlled drugs.


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