Alcohol and Marijuana Use and Treatment Nonadherence Among Medically Vulnerable Youth.

@article{Weitzman2015AlcoholAM,
  title={Alcohol and Marijuana Use and Treatment Nonadherence Among Medically Vulnerable Youth.},
  author={Elissa R. Weitzman and Rosemary E. Ziemnik and Quian Huang and Sharon J L Levy},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2015},
  volume={136 3},
  pages={450-7}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Adolescents face peak risks for onset and intensification of alcohol and marijuana use. However, we know little about these behaviors and their associations with knowledge or treatment adherence among chronically ill youth, a medically vulnerable group. METHODS Cross-sectional assessment of consented youth ages 9 to 18 years… CONTINUE READING