The new pattern of drug abuse in China.


PURPOSE OF REVIEW Drug abuse has resulted in a huge burden on public health and the economy in China. Since the reemergence of drug abuse in China in the 1980s, the number of drug addicts has increased dramatically, especially the proportion of users of synthetic drugs, such as amphetamine-type stimulant (ATS). Further, the proportion of opiate addicts has… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/YCO.0000000000000073


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@article{Sun2014TheNP, title={The new pattern of drug abuse in China.}, author={Hong-Qiang Sun and Yan-Ping Bao and Shuang-jiang Zhou and Shi-qiu Meng and Lin Lu}, journal={Current opinion in psychiatry}, year={2014}, volume={27 4}, pages={251-5} }