The NIDA Research Monograph series is prepared by the Division of Research ofthe National Institute on Drug Abuse. Its primary objective is to provide critical re-views of research problem areas and techniques, the content of state-of-theartconferences, integrative research reviews and significant original research. Itsdual publication emphasis is rapid and targeted dissemination to the scientificand professional community.
Editorial Advisory Board
Avram Goldstein, M.D.
Addiction Research FoundationPalo Alto, California
Jerome Jaffe, M.D.
College of Physicians and SurgeonsColumbia University, New York
Reese T. Jones, M.D.
Langley Porter Neuropsychiatric InstituteUniversity of California
San Francisco, California
William McGlothlin, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology, UCLALos Angeles, California
Jack Mendelson, M.D.
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Center Harvard Medical SchoolMcLean HospitalBelmont, Massachusetts
Helen Nowlis, Ph.D.
Office of Drug Education, DHEW
Lee Robins, Ph.D.
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
NIDA Research Monograph series
Robert DuPont, M.D.
William Pollin, M.D.
DIRECTOR, DIVISION OF RESEARCH, NIDA
Robert C. Petersen, Ph.D.
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