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‘From glorious to infamous’: the life span of (addiction) specialists in psychiatry

  • Sandra Swatkins (a1), Romina Lopez Gaston (a1), Mahnaz Hashmi (a2) and David Thomas (a1)
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In this editorial we look at the implications of organisational changes to the National Health Service and financial constraints on addiction psychiatrists, and how creativity and adaptability could be the key to fostering survival and sustainability of subspecialties in danger of extinction.

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This is an Open Access article, distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted re-use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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Romina Lopez Gaston (romina.gaston@dwmh.nhs.uk)
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‘From glorious to infamous’: the life span of (addiction) specialists in psychiatry

  • Sandra Swatkins (a1), Romina Lopez Gaston (a1), Mahnaz Hashmi (a2) and David Thomas (a1)
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