First published in 1978: This book discusses the Psychiatric effects of Opiate dependence.
Table of Contents
1. Historical Notes 2. The "Natural History" of the Narcotic Addict 3. The Experimental Model 4. The Drug Choice 5. Personality 6. Psychodiagnostics 7. Prognosis 8. Psychodynamics 9. Deaddicitive Mechanisms 10. Clinical Issues and Case Histories 11. The Future of Narcotic Addiction
Albert A. Kurland, M.D., formerly Director of the Maryland Psychiatric Research Center of the Department of Mental Hygiene, State of Maryland, and currently a Research Associate at the Maryland Psychiatric Research Center Department of Psychiatry of the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore.