Medical Profession Substance Abuse: A Complex ProblemNov 30th, 2011 | By Dr. Jeffrey Huttman Ph.D.
Substance abuse is a problem that isn’t limited to just one type of person or one profession: It can affect people from all walks of life. Medical professionals are not immune and many struggle with substance abuse addiction. Although it’s difficult to know the exact levels of drug use among doctors and nurses, it’s estimated that one out of every nine Americans struggles with addiction. If the ratio remains the