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New treatments for addiction : behavioral, ethical, legal, and social questions / Committee on Immunotherapies and Sustained-Release Formulations for Treating Drug Addiction ; Henrick J. Harwood and Tracy G. Myers, editors.

p. ; cm.

“Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council [and] Board on Health Promotion and Disease Prevnetion, Board on Neuroscience and Behavioral Health.”

Includes bibliographical references.

ISBN 0-309-09128-4 (pbk.)—ISBN 0-309-52950-6 (pdf)

1. Substance abuse—Treatment. 2. Substance abuse—Chemotherapy. 3. Immunotherapy.

[DNLM: 1. Substance-Related Disorders—therapy—United States. 2. Delayed-Action Preparations—therapeutic use—United States. 3. Immunotherapy—ethics—United States. 4. Immunotherapy—legislation & jurisprudence—United States. 5. Substance-Related Disorders—psychology—United States. WM 270 N5327 2004] I. Harwood, Henrick J. II. Myers, Tracy G. III. National Academies (U.S.). Committee on Immunotherapies and Sustained-Release Formulations for Treating Drug Addiction. IV. National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences. V. Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Board on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. VI. Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Board on Neuroscience and Behavioral Health.

RC564.N488 2004

616.86’061—dc22

2004008359

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Suggested citation: National Research Council and Institute of Medicine. (2004). New Treatments for Addiction: Behavioral, Ethical, Legal, and Social Questions. Committee on Immunotherapies and Sustained-Release Formulations for Treating Drug Addiction. Henrick J. Harwood and Tracy G. Myers, Eds. Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council; and Board on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Board on Neuroscience and Behavioral Health, Institute of Medicine. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.



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