Meldon Kahan, MD, CCFP, FRCPC, is an associate professor and researcher in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He is also medical director of the Addiction Medicine Service at St. Joseph’s Health Centre in Toronto, and an author and editor of two textbooks on addiction.
This pocket guide is a quick reference for a busy physician or nurse. It summarizes the simplest, most effective and best researched protocols for identifying and treating substance use and its complications.
This revised edition of Methadone Maintenance: A Physician's Guide to Treatment reflects substantial updates to the 1998 version and is consistent with the 2001 College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario Methadone Maintenance Guidelines. The book provides guidance on methadone prescribing and dispensing.
This revised edition of Methadone Maintenance: A Physician's Guide to Treatment is substantially updated and is consistent with the 2001 College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario Methadone Maintenance Guidelines. It provides physicians with comprehensive and practical guidance pertaining to all areas of methadone prescribing and dispensing.