The Case of the Frozen Addicts


In this riveting book, neurosurgeon J. William Langston and writer Jon Palfreman recount the bizarre and far-reaching mystery of six patients who arrived at San Francisco area emergency rooms after using a synthetic analogue of heroin. Fully conscious but unable to move or speak, they were soon diagnosed by Langston as having advanced Parkinson's disease. This spellbinding book offers a stunning report on these baffling cases. of photos.

The Case of the Frozen Addicts 1996, Vintage Books USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679747086

Trade paperback

The Case of the Frozen Addicts 1995, Pantheon Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679424659