The December 2012 issue of Heroin Addiction and Related Clinical Problems is Now Available Online

Heroin Addiction and Related Clinical Problems, the official journal of EUROPAD (European Opiate Addiction Treatment Association), is a peer-reviewed publication for professionals wanting to stay informed of research and opinion on opioid misuse treatment in Europe and around the world. A particular emphasis is on medication-assisted treatments for opioid addiction. Articles in this issue include:

  • Quality of Care Provided to Patients Receiving Opioid Maintenance Treatment in Europe: Results from the EQUATOR analysis
  • Outcomes of opioid-dependence treatment across Europe: identifying opportunities for improvement
  • Assessing the current state of public-health-related outcomes in opioid dependence across Europe: data from the EQUATOR analysis
  • Barriers to treatment access and informed patient choice in the treatment of opioid
    dependence in Europe
  • Aggressive behaviour and heroin addiction
  • Post-traumatic stress spectrum and maladaptive behaviour (drug abuse included) after catastrophic events: L’Aquila 2009 earthquake as case study

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