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Advances in Preventive Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 732484, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/732484
Review Article

Methadone Maintenance Therapy in Vietnam: An Overview and Scaling-Up Plan

1Vietnam Administration of HIV/AIDS Control (VAAC), Ministry of Health, Ha Noi, Vietnam
2Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, Rockville, MD 20857, USA

Received 10 August 2012; Accepted 17 October 2012

Academic Editor: R. Douglas Bruce

Copyright © 2012 Tam T. M. Nguyen et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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