Dealing with the offer of drugs: the experiences of a sample of pre-teenage schoolchildren.

AIMS To investigate the ways in which pre-teenage children anticipate and deal with the offer of drugs. DESIGN A qualitative study based on semi-structured interviews with 10-12-year-old schoolchildren. SETTING The cities of Glasgow (Scotland) and Newcastle (England), UK. PARTICIPANTS A sample of 216 pre-teenage children. Forty-three had used drugs on… (More)