Acute drug reactions in a hospital emergency room
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Published by Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration, National Institute on Drug Abuse, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Rockville, Md.], Washington .
Written in English


  • Drug abuse -- United States,
  • Drug abuse -- Treatment -- United States

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StatementJames A. Inciardi ... [et al.]
SeriesNIDA services research report, DHEW publication ; no. (ADM) 79-806, DHEW publication -- no. (ADM) 79-806
ContributionsInciardi, James A
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14910546M

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