Patterns of Prescription Drug Misuse among Young Injection Drug Users

Abstract

Misuse of prescription drugs and injection drug use has increased among young adults in the USA. Despite these upward trends, few studies have examined prescription drug misuse among young injection drug users (IDUs). A qualitative study was undertaken to describe current patterns of prescription drug misuse among young IDUs. Young IDUs aged 16–25 years who… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11524-012-9691-9

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