"I found this to be a very concise, complete and easily readable treatise on alcohol and other drug dependencies. -- Keith G. Foster, M.D., Director of Alcohol Studies: University of North Dakota School of Medicine. Consultant on addiction training for the American Association of Medical Schools.
An excellent introduction for medical students and physicians to the illnesses of chemical dependency. -- Barton A. Harris
The only source of this information presented in a compact, an important, practical, and helpful work for the practicing physician. -- Harold Lasker
Very impressed. Quite timely. I would recommend its use to physicians in any specialty. -- Sheldon Saul Hendler
About the Author
Currently Dr. Beasley is directing a non-profit international internet project concerning with providing the latest scientific information on Alcoholism and Chemical Dependency prevention and treatment to both professionals and lay people. The fourth edition of Diagnosing and Managing Chemical Dependency, a book for professionals and lay people in the addiction fields is now published both in text form and on the Internet in the year 2001. He serves as a consultant advisor to many private and non-profit organizations. He continues his studies and consultation activities in family planning, nutrition, and the organization and design of health delivery systems.