International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction

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Pathways to Care of Alcohol -Dependent Patients: An Exploratory Study From a Tertiary Care Substance Use Disorder Treatment Center

Yatan Pal Singh Balhara 1 , * , Sathya Prakash 2 and Rishab Gupta 2
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1 National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre (NDDTC), Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India
2 Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: September 01, 2016, 5 (3); e30342
  • Published Online: February 28, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 29, 2015
  • Revised: July 14, 2015
  • Accepted: July 17, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.30342

To Cite: Pal Singh Balhara Y, Prakash S, Gupta R. Pathways to Care of Alcohol -Dependent Patients: An Exploratory Study From a Tertiary Care Substance Use Disorder Treatment Center, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2016 ;5(3):e30342. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.30342.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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