Bulletin on NARCOTICS

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Bulletin on NARCOTICS

Bulletin on NARCOTICS

Vol. V, No. 2 April-June 1953

UNITED NATIONS

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL AFFAIRS

New York

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Foreword by the Editors
1
General & Technical
 
History of Heroin
3
The use of heroin in therapeutics, by Dr. Georges Brouet
17
The United States bars the manufacture of heroin
20
The analysis of heroin
27
A schematic separation for use on complex heroin mixtures, by Arthur H. Shaffer
35
Esters of morphine
36
Heroin (Diacetylmorphine) laboratory and clinical evaluation of its effectiveness and addiction liability, by Nathan B. Eddy, M.D.
39
Illcit traffic in heroin
45
The mysterious heroin pills for smoking
49
Heroin and the international conferences on narcotics of 1925 and 1931
55
Official
 
Article 10 of the 1931 Convention
59
Bibliography
 
Heroin
62