Leslie A Goodale

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The prevalence of methylphenidate and dextroamphetamine misuse and abuse was examined in 450 adolescents referred for substance abuse treatment. Twenty three percent reported nonmedical use of these substances and six percent were diagnosed as methylphenidate or dextroamphetamine abusers. Abuse was more common in individuals who were out of school and had(More)
Considerable effort has been devoted to trying to improve the nature and quality of drug abuse treatment over the past 30 years. While there is evidence that certain treatment modalities are more effective than others, there is little evidence that inpatient treatment is more effective than outpatient, that treatment of a long duration is more effective(More)
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