Addiction treatment: Promoting a medical approach to substance use

Abstract

Building on decades of Academy activities related to substance use, this report emphasizes three guiding principles: 1. Drug treatment should be accessible to all drug users seeking care, including those who are incarcerated. Because turning users away when programs are operating at or above capacity represents lost opportunities for care, programs should… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02343944

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@article{JD1998AddictionTP, title={Addiction treatment: Promoting a medical approach to substance use}, author={Mr. Gary L. Stein JD and Dr. Alan R. Fleischman}, journal={Journal of Urban Health}, year={1998}, volume={75}, pages={558-583} }