Druglink article 2008 – Carry on doctor by Tom Carnwath and Harry Shapiro

Before the existence of any kind of formal drug treatment system, there were GPs prepared to prescribe morphine, heroin and cocaine for users. That all changed 40 years ago in 1968. But, say Tom Carnwath and Harry Shapiro, not all doctors are convinced it was a change for the better.

Carry on doctor (PDF)