Drug misuse and dependence : UK guidelines on clinical management

This resource is intended for all clinicians, especially those providing pharmacological interventions for drug misusers as a component of drug misuse treatment. The report discusses the effectiveness of drug treatment, the impact of drug misuse on families and communities, psychosocial components of treatment, health considerations including preventing drug-related death and blood-borne infections and considered specific treatment situations and populations such as mental health, criminal justice, pregnancy, young people and prisons.

Author: 
Department of Health
Author: 
Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety
Author: 
Welsh Assembly Government
Author: 
The Scottish Government
Publisher: 
Department of Health
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