STORIES: Shadows behind the Wall- Afghanistan: afghan_med_004e

Patients of the drug dependency ward spend time in their rooms.  The treatment is a 10-day detoxification program, conducted with minimal use of medication.  They say the success rate is about 60%, but relapse cases are common.

Patients of the drug dependency ward spend time in their rooms. The treatment is a 10-day detoxification program, conducted with minimal use of medication. They say the success rate is about 60%, but relapse cases are common.