Manufacturing addiction: the over-prescription of tranquilizers and sleeping pills to women in Canada

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Resource Language: 
English
Translated Title: 
La création massive de l’accoutumance
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Janet C. Currie
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Edition: 
Volume 6/7, No. 4/1
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
Winter/Spring 2004
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines the over-prescription of benzodiazepines to women in Canada. Urges the establishment of clinical practice guidelines on the use and prescribing of these drugs and sleeping pills.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039