Druglink article 2003 – Missed diagnosis: critically assessing the new dual diagnosis guidelines by Dr Ira Unell

Guidelines are supposed to define and offer guidance, aren’t they? That’s what Dr Ira Unell, a consultant and lecturer in substance misuse, thought. Until that was, he read the new dual diagnosis guidelines. We follow his trail in the search for a clear definition of dual diagnosis in this critique of the guidelines

Missed diagnosis: critically assessing the new dual diagnosis guidelines (PDF)