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Advances in Preventive Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 732484, 5 pages
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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