Barbiturate Abuse (cont.)
Authors and Editors
Author: Roxanne Dryden-Edwards, MD
Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth
Previous contributing authors and editors:
Author: J Dave Barry, MD, Clinical Instructor of Medicine, Toxicology Fellow, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California at San Diego.
Christopher B Beach, MD, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University.
Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Anthony Anker, MD, FAAEM, Attending Physician, Emergency Department, Mary Washington Hospital, Fredericksburg, VA.
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Kulig, J.W., The Committee on Substance Abuse. "Tobacco, alcohol and other drugs: The role of the pediatrician in prevention, identification and management of substance abuse." Pediatrics 115.3 Mar. 2005: 816-821.
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