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Document ID (ISN)106985
CIS number 07-995
ISSN - Serial title 0339-6517 - Documents pour le médecin du travail
Year 2006
Convention or series no. DMT TC 111
Author(s) Durand E.
Title Psychotropic drugs and work - Opiate substitution therapies
Original title Médicaments psychotropes et travail - Traitement de substitution aux opiacés [in French]
Bibliographic information Dec. 2006, No.108, p.441-460. Illus. 75 ref.
Internet access http://www.dmt-prevention.fr/inrs-pub/inrs01.nsf/IntranetObject-accesParReference/TC%20111/$File/TC111.pdf [in French]
Abstract Third in importance after alcohol and tobacco, the consumption of psychotropic drugs in France is a problem that concerns occupational physicians faced with ethical and social issues related to the reintegration of drug addicts through employment. This literature survey focuses on opiate substitute therapies and their implications for the workplace.
Descriptors (primary) tranquillizers; human behaviour; drug dependence
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; buprenorphine; France; heroin; methadone hydrochloride; employment and reemployment; drivers; drug testing; social aspects; ethics; vigilance
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Alcohol and drug abuse
Psychological factors
Ethical issues