Tackling Nicotine Dependence and Addiction -24th November 2017

In 2008 the multi-disciplinary team at South Pacific Private made the clinical decision for the hospital to committ to being smoke-free. This decision was made across the board and applied to clients at the hospital but also to staff. South Pacific Private is proud to be smoke-free and September 1st 2017 marked the ninth anniversary since the transition. 
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Addiction Medicine Handbook - Newly Published -07th December 2016

The Second Edition of “Addiction Medicine” was published by Oxford University Press in September this year.  An international group of authors and contributors headed by Professor John Saunders (Consultant Physician in Addictive Disorders at South Pacific Private Hospital) has worked for the last four years to produce this book. In this article he shares some insights into the handbook and its content.

Can you share a brief synopsis of the Addiction Medicine Handbook?

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