The Epidemiology of Opiate Addiction in the United States

PART I HISTORY AND PRESENT EPIDEMIOLOGY

Chapter 1. OVERVIEW OF THE PROBLEM
John C. Ball and Carl D. Chambers

Chapter 2. HISTORY OF LEGAL AND MEDICAL ROLES IN NARCOTIC ABUSE IN THE U.S.
Earle V. Simrell .

Chapter 3. THE EXTENT OF CHRONIC OPIATE USE IN THE UNITED STATES PRIOR TO 1921
Charles E. Terry and Mildred Pellens

Chapter 4. THE INCIDENCE AND PREVALENCE OF OPIATE ADDICTION IN THE UNITED STATES
John C. Ball, David M. Englander, and Carl D. Chambers