From the January 1977 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

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The nation derives large economic benefits from the Alcoholism Treatment Center (ATC) Program funded by the National institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, according to a study recently completed by JWK International Corporation of Annandale, Va., a research firm.

In a benefit-cost analysis of the treatment of 4,777 persons in 41 centers for a six-month period, researchers...

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