National drug control policy and prescription drug abuse: facts and fallacies.

@article{Manchikanti2007NationalDC,
  title={National drug control policy and prescription drug abuse: facts and fallacies.},
  author={Laxmaiah Manchikanti},
  journal={Pain physician},
  year={2007},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={399-424}
}
In a recent press release Joseph A. Califano, Jr., Chairman and President of the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University called for a major shift in American attitudes about substance abuse and addiction and a top to bottom overhaul in the nation's healthcare, criminal justice, social service, and eduction systems to curtail the rise in illegal drug use and other substance abuse. Califano, in 2005, also noted that while America has been congratulating itself on… CONTINUE READING
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