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The State of Ecstasy: MDMA—Science and Policy


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Volume 34, Number 2

April - June 2002


Editors’ Introduction: The State of Ecstasy: MDMA—Science and Policy Steve Heilig, M.P.H.

Ecstasy Abuse and Control: Hearing Before the Senate Subcommittee on Governmental Affairs—July 30, 2001. Statement for the Record Alan I. Lesher, Ph.D.

Ecstasy: America’s New “Reefer Madness”? Marsha Rosenbaum, Ph.D.

The Politics of Ecstasy Charles S. Grob, M.D.

Preventing Problems in Ecstasy Users: Reduce Use to Reduce Harm  — Matthew J. Baggott, B.A.

MDMA: A Review of Epidemiological Data  — Mim J. Landry

Acute Psychological and Neurophysiological Effects of MDMA in Humans Franz X. Vollenweider, M.D.; Matthias E. Liechti, M.D.; Alex Gamma, Ph.D.; George Greer, M.D. & Mark Geyer, Ph.D.

A Clinical Plan for MDMA (Ecstasy) in the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder(PTSD): Partnering with the FDA Rick Doblin, Ph.D.

MDMA Misrepresentation: An Unresolved Problem for Ecstasy Users Gregory N. Hayner, Pharm.D.

Negative Experiences on Ecstasy: The Role of Drug, Set, and Setting Karen McElrath & Kieran McEvoy

Estimating the Prevalence of Ecstasy Use Among Juvenile Offenders George S. Yacoubian, Jr., Ph.D.; Amelia M. Arria, Ph.D.; Elisabeth Fost, Ed.M. & Eric D. Wish, Ph.D.

Differences Between Ecstasy-Using and Nonusing Methamphetamine Users   Mary-Lynn Brecht, Ph.D. & Christina von Mayrhauser, Ph.D.

Correlates of Ecstasy Use Among Tenth Graders Surveyed through Monitoring the Future George S. Yacoubian, Jr., Ph.D.



 Ecstasy: The Complete Guide. A Comprehensive Look at the Risks and Benefits of MDMA Ecstasy and the Rise of the Chemical Generation  — Reviewed by Steve Heilig, M.P.H.

 INTERNATIONAL ADDICTIONS INFOLINE Richard B. Seymour, M.A; David E. Smith, M.D. & Terry Chambers, B.A.

COVER ART Deep Purple by Todd J. Nickols



The State of Ecstasy:

MDMA-Science and Policy

Vol. 34 (2)

April - June 2002

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