The Role of Craving and Dual Disorders in Organizing Services for Heroin Addicts
Angelo Maremmani, MD
Psychiatric Department, North-West Toscana Health Unit, Versilian Zone
Marc Auriacombe, MD
Team Leader and Medical Director
University of Bordeaux and CH Charles Perrens
Historical background, craving typology and psychopathology conditioning the natural history of heroin addiction.
- Discuss the use of psychopharmacology with methadone in dual disorder heroin addicts.
- Identify the appropriate pharmacological combination for patients with affective disorders.
- Identify the pharmacological combination for patients with chronic psychosis.