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Drug Abuse

Medication Abuse


Presentation

  • In light of these adversities, the present study seeks to (a) review Hong Kong's historical development that led to the present-day hidden drug abuse situation, (b) gain a first-hand understanding of hidden drug abuse from qualitative data, and (c) propose[frontiersin.org]
  • It presents a review of 16 key journal publications highlighting the performance and cross-reactivity of Thermo Scientific immunoassays on different analyzers.[thermofisher.com]

Treatment

  • Basic Facts Causes Symptoms Diagnosis & Tests Care & Treatment Lifestyle & Management Back to Top What to Ask: Drug and Substance Abuse Top 10 Healthy New Year’s Resolutions for Older Adults Social Media Facebook Twitter Social Media Bar Right Menu Join[healthinaging.org]
  • Substance abuse treatment for criminal offenders: an evidence-based guide for practitioners. Washington, DC: APA Books (2003). Google Scholar[frontiersin.org]
  • Please refer to the list below (by district) to find treatment centres, counselling, and support groups.[hamburg.com]

Epidemiology

  • An Epidemiological Study of Narcotics Addiction in Hong Kong. Hong Kong (1967). Google Scholar 24. Lee SS, Hollinrake JB, Ng MH. Changing behavioral pattern of drug users in Hong Kong 1991-1995. Addiction (1998) 93:541–8. Google Scholar 25.[frontiersin.org]
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Prevention

  • Wellness & Prevention Falls Prevention Prevention Geriatrics Nutrition Physical Activity Show All Topics Age-Friendly Healthcare & You Age-Friendly Healthcare & You Care for What Matters Most Care for Medications Care for the Mind Care for Mobility Care[healthinaging.org]
  • First, prevention strategies need to target youth to prevent their first exposure. As our data confirms, the teenage years are when they are most likely to be exposed to drugs and face peer influence.[frontiersin.org]

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