Britain launches new antidrugs strategyBMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7142.1407k (Published 09 May 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1407
- John Warden, parliamentary correspondent
As part of the British government's 10 year plan to intensify the fight against drug misuse health authorities are to give priority to drug specific activities within their budgets. They will be expected to include antidrugs measures in their health improvement programmes, which are to be a key feature of the health service from next year.
A white paper last week proposed a four part strategy to tackle the drug menace: to help …