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In The News
Dr Bob Newman tells us about OAT (OST) in the USA
Dr Bob Newman tells us the situation of Opioid Agonist Therapy (“OAT”) formally know as Opioid Substitution Treatment (“OST”) In the USA.
Department turns to methadone to fight opiate addiction.
People who use heroin and other strong opiates have resisted all efforts so far to get off drugs, so authorities have turned to the controversial 'cure' of methadone.
OST History in France
Dr Beatrice Stambul, former Head of the Center for Prevention and Addiction Treatment (CSAPA) tells us the situation of OST in France.
Publications
Child maltreatment and cannabis use in young adulthood: a birth cohort study Aims to investigate whether child maltreatment is associated with life-time cannabis use, early-onset cannabis use,daily cannabis use and DSM-IV cannabis abuse in young adulthood.
Black Sheep An investigation into existing support for problematic cannabis use.
Nonmedical use of prescription drugs among young people: A growing global concern Middle East data indicate nonmedical use of prescription drugs warrants particular attention.