Premorbid and current neuropsychological function in opiate abusers receiving treatment
Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 06/29/2012
Pluck G et al. – The results suggest that some substance abusing individuals in treatment demonstrate raised levels of neurobehavioral abnormalities, independently of general intellectual functioning. Furthermore, the results imply that these abnormalities may have already been present prior to the effects on the nervous system of substance abuse.