Medical Research Council Headquarters File
Selected Items from File: Benzodiazepine Dependence
File no. S1516/17 National Archives ref. FD23/4512
These are a collection of memos, letters, and an ad hoc report concerning CAT scans from patients chronically taking therapeutic benzodiazepines.
This preliminary information suggesting long-term neurological changes due to benzodiazepine use sparked research and further inquiry into the neurological basis of benzodiazepine dependence.