From the November 1981 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Rock Docs and 'JDODs'

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SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA--Nearly a decade ago, the Rock Medicine Section of the Haight-Ashbury Free Medical Clinics came into being. The section was created by Dr. George R. Gay, director of emergency medicine at the clinics, as a means to treat the drug overdoses, accidents, and occasional violence that plagued the big rock concerts.

-- Wayne King

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