TITLE

Mainstreaming methadone maintenance treatment: The role of the family physician

AUTHOR(S)
Latowsky, Mark; Kallen, Evelyn
PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;08/15/97, Vol. 157 Issue 4, p395
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Remarks that although methadone maintenance achieves good outcomes for opioid addiction, its effectiveness is limited by the stigmatization and social disengagement of patients. Misperceptions about methadone maintenance and their implications; Experience of stigmatization; Community-based methadone treatment; Conclusion.
ACCESSION #
9708221608

 

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