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Drug crisis treatment : a guide to medical management of acute drug toxicity = Les drogues traitement d"urgence : guide sur le traitement médical de l"intoxication aiguë par les drogues.

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Published by Dept. of National Health and Welfare = Ministère de la santé nationale et du bien-être social in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Drug abuse -- Treatment.,
  • Drugs -- Toxicology.,
  • Toxicomanie -- Traitement.,
  • Médicaments -- Toxicologie.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsCanada. Dept. of National Health and Welfare., Canada. Ministère de la santé nationale et du bien-être social.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC"566"D78
The Physical Object
Pagination140, 162 p. :
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20712956M

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