Ketamine as an essential medicine


Polly Taylor, David Nutt, Val Curran, Rudi Fortson, and Graeme Henderson


March 11, 2016

A letter to The Lancet endorsing the WHO Expert Committee on Drug Dependence’s conclusion that concerns over recreational ketamine abuse in no way outweigh ketamine’s role as a life-saving anasthetic and essential medicine.

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