Intended for healthcare professionals


Methadone treatment is widely accepted in prisons in New South Wales

BMJ 1998; 316 doi: (Published 06 June 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1744
  1. Andrew Byrne, General practitioner,
  2. Kate Dolan, Senior research fellow
  1. 75 Redfern St, Redfern, 2016 NSW, Australia
  2. National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, 2033 NSW, Australia

    EDITOR—The study by Seaman et al provides the first confirmation of what many have observed for years—that there is strong evidence that appropriate treatment for drug misuse should be made available to all prisoners, especially before release. …

    View Full Text

    Log in

    Log in through your institution


    * For online subscription