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Cocaine Use



A young man who has a problem with recreational drugs. Can you help him cope?

  1. Breaking confidence
  2. Breaking confidence
  3. Cocaine Dependence
  4. Cocaine administration and overdose
  5. Cocaine withdrawal and tolerance
  6. Initial management of cocaine overdose
  7. The use of Alpha/beta and Beta blockers in addressing cocaine-related cardiac complications
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